Construction Contractors Advanced Issues (CCAI16)
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When: 9/26/2016
8:30 AM until 4:30 PM
Where: Bankers Center
5555 Banker Ave
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 
United States
Presenter: William Eskin

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Acronym CCAI
CPE 8 hours
Vendor AICPA
Accounting & Auditing
Level Advanced
Prerequisite Previous experience in the construction industry
Adv Prep None
Who should attend

Practitioners and financial professionals in the construction industry

Registration Early Bird
(through 9/11)
(after 9/11)
Member $289 $339
CPA Non-Member $389 $439

The Member rate applies to LCPA members, reciprocal state society members, and non-CPA staff of LCPA members. To register online, use the ‘Register’ button above. To register by phone, call the LCPA Member Service Center at 800.288.5272 or 504.464.1040, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.

AICPA members receive an additional $30 off the registration fee for this course.

Discount made at the time of checkout. Qualifying members should have received a promo code via email – if you are unsure whether you qualify, or you lost/never received your code, please call the LCPA Member Service Center at 504.464.1040 or 800.288.5272.


The construction industry comes with many advanced accounting issues, audit procedures, and tax issues, which makes construction contractor engagements inherently higher risk than other engagements. As a result, practitioners and financial professionals should be prepared to address difficult issues such as look-back calculations, measuring progress of contracts, overhead allocations, and internal controls for construction contractors. Learn about some of the most pervasive issues in the construction industry and how to identify and manage the risks inherent with construction contractor engagements.


  • Apply accounting and financial reporting standards to complex situations involving construction contractors.
  • Evaluate and perform audit processes to avoid common deficiencies in construction engagements.
  • Identify tax compliance issues unique to the construction industry.


  • Contractor internal controls
  • Fraud and the contractor
  • Joint venture accounting
  • Contractor’s benchmarks
  • Cash management for the contractor
  • Construction cost allocations
  • Assisting the financially troubled contractor
  • Audit risks
  • Deferred income taxes
  • Tax planning and AMT
  • Look-back method