Use the case study below to answer these questions
Questions for Discussion
1. What are the laws governing the proper practice of accounting and finance?
2. What are the protections afforded to a whistle blower that affect the finance and accounting community?
3. What are Karen Larsonâ€™s fiduciary duties toward the company as vice president to the CFO?
4. What are the pros and cons of each of her options? 6. May the IRS impose a tax preparer penalty under IRC Â§6694?
5. What ethical duties were violated by Karen under the AICPA Statements on Standards for Tax Services as well as those set forth under Circular 230?