The AuditWatch Accounting and Auditing Update (In-House Seminar)
The topics discussed - and depth of coverage - depend on the activities of the FASB, AICPA and others. Likely topics in 2017 include the following:
Accounting Update- FASB’s significant new standards on Revenue From Contracts With Customers, Leases and Financial Instruments; ASU’s related to FASB’s simplification initiative; other recently issued or soon-to-be effective ASUs; significant exposure drafts.
AICPA Update- new SSARS standards and interpretations; recently issued and recently effective auditing standards and exposure drafts; technical Q&A.
Practice Issues- common peer review matters; results of recent fraud studies or fraud cases; others.
Optional Topics- We can customize this course for your firm by including topics beyond the A&A update; including: key issues in audit productivity; improving analytical procedures; audit sampling; engagement management; audit documentation; audit planning; leadership.; supervision and feedback; others.