Code of Conduct
As a professional bookkeepers we comply with the following fundamental principles:
(a) Integrity A professional bookkeeper should be straightforward and honest in all professional and business relationships.
(b) Objectivity A professional bookkeeper should not allow bias, conflict of interest or undue influence of others to override professional or business judgments.
(c) Professional Competence and Due Care A professional bookkeeper has a continuing duty to maintain professional knowledge and skill at the level required to ensure that a client receives competent professional service based on current developments in practice and techniques.
(d) Confidentiality A professional bookkeeper should respect the confidentiality of information acquired as a result of professional and business relationships and should not disclose any such information to third parties without proper and specific authority unless there is a legal or professional right or duty to disclose.
(e) Professional Behavior A professional bookkeeper should comply with relevant laws and regulations and should avoid any action that discredits the profession