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Yellow Book Standards for CPAs in Public Practice Webinar

CPE

When
Oct. 22
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

CPE Credits
2-A&A

Details

 Pricing

PICPA Member: $79 | Nonmember: $104


 More Information

Course No.
LFYSPPW2
Level
Intermediate
Prerequisites
Basic knowledge of the GAO Yellow Book
Note
This webinar is hosted by PICPA's partner, CPA Crossings, LLC. After registering, you will receive an email from messenger@webex.com with the log-in information.

Description

*Qualifies for Yellow Book CPE credit* The GAO’s Yellow Book standards set a high bar for auditors of government programs. This short course focuses on the requirements of the Yellow Book that challenge CPAs in public practice including the CPE, independence, and reporting requirements. This event may be a rebroadcast of a live event and the instructor will be available to answer your questions during the event.

Learning Objectives:

After attending this presentation you will be able to...

  • Select the standards that apply to your engagement
  • Differentiate between types of engagements per the standards
  • Label reportable conditions as abuse, waste, fraud, non-compliance, and an internal control weakness
  • Identify the elements of a finding
  • Apply the independence standards to your team and engagements

Highlights

The major topics that will be covered in this course include:

  • Requirements of the Yellow Book applicable to financial audits and the single audit
  • Unique requirements of the GAO’s Yellow Book that go beyond AICPA standards


Speaker(s)

Leita Hart-Fanta, CPA, CGFM, is the founder of Yellowbook-CPE.com, a training and development company designed specifically for governmental auditors. Since 1995, she has authored and taught more than 20 seminars targeted at CPAs and governmental auditors. Ms. Hart-Fanta is the author of The Yellow Book Interpreted and Implementing the New Risk Assessment SASs -- self-study manuals for CPAs. She includes among her clients the AICPA, the Colorado Society of CPAs, the Texas State Auditor's Office and the National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers and Treasurers. She is a guest columnist for Thompson Publishing's Single Audit Information Service.


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