Are your accounting and auditing skills up-to-date and on-par with industry standards? With the rate of change in today’s regulatory environment, it’s critical to have access to a reliable source of information that will keep you current on key changes in the industry. This comprehensive, two-day CPE course updates you on the latest standards, including accounting, auditing, compilation, preparation, and review and provides the information you need to keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date in your area of practice.
The course covers important industry changes such as new revenue recognition requirements, which are expected to be complex and timely, leases, financial instruments, and SAS No. 132. It also includes practical applications for each to help you understand and apply the standards to real-life scenarios. An added feature is an exclusive video segment with expert speakers from the Private Company Council, Deloitte & Touche, and the AICPA Audit and Attest Standards team.
This course will prepare you to do the following:
CPAs who require a comprehensive review of recent accounting and auditing pronouncements.
This product includes a course manual, plus a 250-minute (total run time) online video with 11 segments related to chapters within the manual. AICPA has assembled subject matter experts to discuss what matters most to those within the accounting, auditing, and financial profession, as well as what is expected to come in the future from a regulatory and statutory standpoint. The participant should first view the specific video segment then return to the course manual to read the chapter related to the same topic as the video. Panelist discussion is led and moderated by Renee Rampulla, CPA, CGMA, Owner, Rampulla Advisory Services, LLC. Panelists include the following (listed in order of appearance): William Schneider, CPA, CGMA, Director of Accounting, AT&T, Inc.; Michael Cheng, CPA, Private Company Council, FASB; Ahava Goldman, CPA, CGMA, Senior Technical Manager – Audit and Attest Standards team, AICPA; Megan Zietsman, CPA, CA (SA), Partner – Audit and Assurance Services, Deloitte & Touche, LLP; Michael Glynn, CPA, CGMA, Senior Technical Manager – Audit and Attest Standards team, AICPA