In this course we deliver what you need to know about newly issued authoritative pronouncements of the FASB and AICPA – along with other developments of interest to practitioners serving small- and middle-market businesses. Course material is updated throughout the year so it is always current. We tailor the discussion to your firm by reviewing the agenda with you and focusing on those items most relevant to your practice. In addition we can work with you to customize the course content by removing topics you don’t want to cover and including topics that go beyond the accounting and auditing update.
COURSE LENGTH: ONE Day
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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.