Seminar Course Description

Annual Update: Top Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting and Auditing Issues Facing CPAs

Locations

CITY STATE DATES OFFERED STATE SOCIETY WEBSITE
Atlanta Georgia Jun 24, 2020 GSCPA
Boise Idaho Sep 21, 2020 ISCPA
Carbondale Illinois Jun 24, 2020 ICPAS
Baton Rouge Louisiana Oct 28, 2020 LCPA
Troy Michigan Jun 16, 2020 MICPA
New York New York Dec 21, 2020 NYSSCPA
Wyoming May 27, 2020 WYOCPA

Preparers of governmental and nonprofit financial statements and their auditors often seek advice from the AICPA’s Technical Hotline as well as from the GASB Technical Inquiry System. The advice they receive from these sources is high quality and non-authoritative, but offers viable solutions or reasonable alternatives for accounting and auditing issues related to governmental and nonprofit organizations. The objective of this course is to enhance participants’ knowledge and application of professional judgment by providing a review of the top accounting and auditing issues faced by preparers of governmental and not-for-profit financial statements and their auditors based on calls and inquiries received by both the AICPA and GASB over the past year.

Learning Objective

When you complete this course you will be able to:

  • Identify current accounting issues facing governmental and not-for-profit organizations.
  • Recognize audit challenges related to newly effective GASB standards.
  • Apply recent GASB pronouncements to accounting transactions.
  • Recall audit issues related to new and existing GASB standards.

Topics Dicussed

  • Current GASB developments
  • Audit issues related to GASB developments
  • Recent GASB pronouncements and their impact on accounting and reporting
  • Top advice from the AICPA’s Technical Hotline and the GASB Technical Inquiry System
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COURSE CODE

TGNP

FIELD OF STUDY

  • Accounting (2)
  • Accounting (Governmental) (2)
  • Auditing (2)
  • Auditing (Governmental) (2)

CPE CREDIT HOURS

8

KNOWLEDGE LEVEL

Update

INTENDED AUDIENCE

External and internal auditors of governmental organizations and governmental accounting professionals

PREREQUISITE

Experience in governmental and not-for-profit accounting and auditing

ADVANCED PREPARATION

None

DELIVERY METHOD

Group Live, Self-Study On-Demand, Self-Study Text

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