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  Free |   CPE: 8.0 |   AICPA |   26 Jun 2020 |   Accounting |   AICPA Store

The Association, the global voice of the American Institute of CPAs and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, is taking the Coronavirus (COVID-19) very seriously. We are continually monitoring the virus’ impact on our members and the profession. For the most up-to-date information on this topic, please visit the AICPA’s Coronavirus Resource Center.

Who Will Benefit
  • CPAs in public practice and industry who want to remain up-to-date on accounting, auditing, preparation, compilation and review pronouncements
Key Topics
  • Recently issued ASUs, including an update on revenue recognition, financial instruments, and leases
  • Current FASB exposure draft and projects
  • Audit and Attest engagements update including SAS 134, SAS 135, and proposed SAS 136
  • Recent PCAOB guidance
  • Latest activity from ARSC
Learning Objectives
  • Identify key points related to recently issued FASB standards and guidance.
  • Recognize the effect of recently issued auditing standards, attestation standards, and standards on accounting and review services.
  • Identify key concepts related to exposure drafts and other projects in accounting, auditing, compilation, preparation, and review services.

Keep abreast of the fast-paced changes in accounting and auditing.

This comprehensive webcast covers relevant pronouncements, exposure drafts, and other guidance recently issued in the accounting, auditing, review, compilation, and preparation engagement arenas.

Let us sort through the complexities and help you identify and apply recently issued FASB, PCAOB, ARSC, and ASB standards and guidance. With the rate of change in today’s regulatory environment, you must stay current on the topics impacting the profession — don’t get left behind!

Topics covered:
  • Management accounting: Technical: Financial accounting & reporting: Professional accounting standards, Foundational
  • Financial accounting & reporting: Technical: FASB financial accounting & reporting, Foundational
  • Assurance: Technical: Audit: Authoritative guidance, Foundational
  • Assurance: Technical: Attestation: Authoritative guidance, Foundational
  • Assurance: Technical: Compilation: Authoritative guidance, Foundational
  • Assurance: Technical: Review: Authoritative guidance, Foundational

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