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Accounting, Audit, and Attest Update for Practitioners with Small-Business Clients

When
Aug. 19
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Where
Hershey Lodge
Hershey - Map it

CPE Credits
8-A&A

Details

 Pricing

PICPA Member: $275 | Nonmember: $375

CLE Credit Add-On: $50


 More Information

Course No.
752400
Level
Update
Prerequisites
Experience in accounting and auditing

Description

 

Keep abreast of current private company standard-setting activities of the PCC. Review recently issued accounting and nonaudit attestation pronouncements. Get full coverage of SSARS No. 21 and new guidance on compilations and reviews, as well as changes due to SSARS Nos. 22 and 23. Become familiar with other important guidance affecting small and medium-size business practitioners.

Highlights

  • Revenue recognition and leases
  • Special purpose frameworks: cash, modified cash, tax, and FRF for SMEs
  • Common financial statement errors and deficiencies
  • Other types of small and medium-size business attest engagements: examinations, reviews, and agreed-upon procedures engagements, financial forecasts and projections, and pro forma financial information
  • Third-party verification engagements


Speaker(s)

William C. Wagner, CPA
Sole Practitioner

Bill Wagner is a sole practitioner from the Pittsburgh, PA area. His practice includes small business, governments and nonprofit clients with services ranging from tax and write-up to consulting. He serves as a consultant to other CPA firms with government and nonprofit clients that have accounting and auditing problems.

He teaches extensively in the areas of Accounting and Auditing for small businesses, Nonprofit Organizations and Governmental Units. The accounting pronouncements include those from the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the Government Accounting Standards Board. The auditing standards include the AICPA's Auditing Standards Board pronouncements, the Government Accountability Office's Government Auditing Standards, and Federal regulations, which includes those prescribed by 2 CFR Chapter I, Chapter II, Part 200, et al. Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit

Requirements for Federal Awards; Final Rule (successor to OMB Circular A-133 "Audits of States, Local Governments, and Non-Profit Organizations").

Mr. Wagner served several years at Main Lafrentz & Co. (pre-merger with Main Hurdman and then with KPMG Peat Marwick) as a manager and has also served as treasurer of Seton Hill University, Greensburg, PA, and as Vice President of Fiscal Affairs at Salem International University, Salem, WV.

Bill is an active member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). He has taught courses nationally since 1989 and has received numerous awards for his speaking engagements.

He graduated in 1968 from Grove City College, Grove City, PA where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree with concentrations in accounting and mathematics.

Confirmed Sept. 2017


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