Current Issues in Accounting & Auditing: Annual Update Webcast [AAU4]

Jul 29, 2020
Time: 08:30am-12:00pm

Subject:

Accounting & Auditing

Credit Hours:

4.00

Price:

Member: $150.00
Non-member: $225.00

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Discussion Leader:

Gregory M. Clark, CPA    more info

Gregory M. Clark CPA is an author and discussion leader for LOSCALZO ASSOCIATES, P.A. and a Principal with the Business Compliance & Controls Group (BCCG) an accounting consulting firm specializing in employee benefit plan audits and compliance, internal controls auditing, consulting and assessments, and technical accounting training and consulting.

With extensive experience in the audit and business compliance field, Greg has participated in all aspects of employee benefit plan engagements; including plan audit and business risk assessments, plan internal control assessment and design, plan regulatory compliance, data retention management, and administrative contract compliance. BCCG provides technical accounting and auditing consulting services, quality control and effectiveness reviews and compliance assistance to CPA firms performing employee benefit plan engagements.

Greg is an internationally known speaker on the topics of employee benefit plans, technical accounting and auditing, operational auditing and internal controls evaluations, data retention management, organizational risk assessments and various other topics. Greg has worked with accountants and auditors from international companies throughout the world, many Fortune 500 companies, numerous local, regional, and national CPA firms, and for more than 40 State CPA societies.

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Website registration for this course closes on July 28, 2020. To register after this date please contact the society at akcpa@ak.net or 907-562-4334.

Full Description

Current Issues In Accounting & Auditing: An Annual Update Webcast (AAU4)

July 29th, 2020

LATE REGISTRATION POLICY
For registrations received less than 21 days from the course date will be charged a late fee of $50 for each 8 hour course and $25 for each 4 hour course and $12.50 for each 2 hour course.

Designed for accounting and attestation practitioners at all levels in both public accounting and business and industry, this course provides an overview of recent accounting, compilation, preparation, review, and attestation matters including: recently issued and proposed Accounting Standards Updates (ASUs); the Lease Accounting Topic 842; Impairments Topic 326; an update on the status of Topic 606 implementation; SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification and other new and proposed standards issued by the ARSC; recent AICPA and PCAOB releases; and other important A&A practice matters you should be aware of, including peer review and audit quality.

Major Topics Covered:
- Recently issued FASB Accounting Standards Updates and PCC activity
- Leases -- Topic 842
- Impairment -- Topic 326
- Lessons learned from the adoption of Topic 606
- Other items on the FASBs Technical Agenda
- Recently issued SASs and other AICPA and PCAOB activity
- SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification, and other recently issued SSARS
- Peer review and other audit quality issues
- Other important A&A practice matters

Learning Objectives:
When you complete this course you will be able to:
- Review recently issued and proposed FASB Accounting Standards Updates
- Review the FASBs new lease accounting standard, Topic 842 and Topic 326 on impairments
- Come up-to-date with matters on the FASBs technical agenda
- Understand SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification, and other recently issued or proposed SSARS
- Be familiar with new and proposed AICPA and PCAOB releases
-Utilize hands-on examples and illustrations to increase your overall understanding and application of the material

Designed For: Accounting and attestation practitioners at all levels desiring to remain up-to-date on recent pronouncements and other standard setters activities

CPE Credits: 4, Accounting & Auditing

Level of Knowledge: Update

Prerequisite: Experience in accounting and attestation

Acronym: AAU4

Discussion Leader: Gregory M. Clark, CPA