Plagiarism: Its Scope and Its Repercussions

By CPABC, Published in CPABC in Focus
Published: 07/20/2022
Plagiarism: Its Scope and Its Repercussions
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The CPA Code prohibits plagiarism—both intentional and unintentional. While there are nuances to plagiarism, it essentially means stealing another person’s work or ideas and passing them off as your own. Accordingly, the act of plagiarism is a serious breach of professional integrity, especially when done intentionally.

Plagiarism: Its Scope and Its Repercussions


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