2021 Tax Ethics Conference

2021 Tax Ethics Conference

The first Tax Ethics Conference will be held online on Thursday, June 10, 2021. This conference provides CPAs with 4 hours of WBOA approved Ethics CPE credits and 1 hour of Technical CPE credit (5 hours total).

The “Accountants and Professional Ethics: A Legal Perspective” session qualifies for .75 CLE Ethics credits for Washington attorneys.


Thursday, June 10, 2021


The conference will be held virtually.


8:45am to 2:25pm PST


8:45am to 9:00am - Conference start and welcome: Dean Sandeep Krishnamurthy
9:00am to 9:50am - Board Ethics Rules and Regulations I, Tom Neill CPA
10:00am to 10:50am - Board Ethics Rules and Regulations II, Tom Neill CPA
11:00am to 11:50am - Board Ethics Rules and Regulations III, Tom Neill CPA
11:50am to 12:20pm - Lunch break
12:20pm to 1:10pm - Accountants and Professional Ethics: A Legal Perspective, Bryon Christensen JD (EY), Scott Schumacher JD (UW)
1:20pm to 2:10pm – Panel: The Profession and the Public Interest
2:10pm to 2:25pm – Word of Thanks and Conference End


You can view the event webpage and register for the conference here.

Conference fees

Early Registration Rates (by June 3rd, 2021)

Individual rate: $125
Group booking (6+ people): $100/person

Standard Registration Rates (after June 3rd, 2021)

Individual rate: $150
Group booking (6+ people): $120/person

Educator Registration Rates (For University and College Faculty)

Individual rate: $50


University of Washington alumni are eligible for a $25 discount from the applicable registration rate.

Only one discount can be applied per transaction.

Return/refund policy
Please email all refund requests to on or before Wednesday, June 7th for a full refund. Requests received after June 7th will be subject to a 50% late cancellation fee. No requests for refunds received on or beyond the date of the conference will be honored.

Ticket Confirmation

No tickets will be distributed for this event. The event will be held online and information on how to log into the conference will be provided at a later date.


If you have any questions, please send an email to or call 425-352-3608.

Disability accommodations

The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodations contact Disability Resources for Students at 425.352.5307, TDD 425.352.5303, FAX 425.352.5114, It would be best if requests are made 10 days prior to the event.