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Governmental auditing

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Based on the AICPA Competency Framework: Governmental Auditing, these learning resources are designed to help CPAs understand the knowledge and skills necessary to perform high-quality Single Audits, Yellow Book audits, and audits of state and local government financial statements. Resources include the most up-to-date information on the Uniform Guidance and recent GASB statements including GASB Statement No. 68 and GASB Statement No. 72.

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Government Auditing Standards and Single Audits - Audit Guide

Provides up-to-date information and expert guidance on single audits and Uniform Guidance compliance audit requirements.

Publication Single audit requirements Intermediate

Studies on Single Audit and Yellow Book Deficiencies

Learn how to avoid common audit deficiencies in your single audits.

Course – Textbook,   Course – Online Single audit requirements Intermediate

Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update

Understand the latest on governmental accounting and auditing with this fast-paced, interactive course that analyzes the recent GASB requirements for governments and...

Course – Textbook,   Course – Online Single audit requirements Intermediate

AICPA Governmental and Not-for-Profit Training Program

Join us October 28-30, 2019 - Las, Vegas, NV - The 2019 AICPA Government and Not-for-Profit Training Program has been designed to help you with both awareness and...

Conference – Live Government financial statement audit Intermediate

Fundamentals of Governmental Accounting and Reporting

Features the foundational tenets of governmental accounting and reporting in today's environment.

Course – Textbook,   Course – Online GASB accounting requirements Intermediate

Advanced Single Audit Certificate Exam

The Advanced Single Audit Certificate exam tests your ability to plan, perform and evaluate single audits in accordance with the latest requirements of the new Uniform...

Course – Online Single audit Advanced

Intermediate Single Audit Certificate Exam

Complete this exam to demonstrate your ability to plan and perform single audits in accordance with the requirements of the Uniform Guidance and earn the Intermediate...

Course – Online Single audit Intermediate

Professional Ethics for Members in Business

An overview of the ethics standards that apply under the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct to CPAs in business and industry.

Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Professional Ethics: 2019 Update and Refresher

A refresher on ethics rules issued by the AICPA, PCAOB, and GAO.

Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

AICPA Peer Review Must-Select Industry Update: Governmental Auditing Standards

Familiarize yourself with recent changes in peer review guidance related to engagements performed in accordance with Government Auditing Standards, as well as other...

Course – Online Single audit Foundational

Government Auditing Standards and Single Audit Developments - Audit Risk Alert

This Audit Risk Alert focuses on the changes in audits performed under the Uniform Guidance, highlighting the areas that may be challenging or frequently misunderstood.

Publication Single audit requirements Intermediate

Fundamentals for Performing a Single Audit Under the Uniform Guidance

Explains the basic elements of a Uniform Guidance compliance audit, including who must undergo this type of engagement.

Course – Textbook,   Course – Online Single audit requirements Foundational