Webcast: Yellow Book Financial Audits (XAEOYB117)
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Do you perform financial statement audits in accordance with the Yellow Book? This course provides an excellent baseline of information for accountants in understanding the requirements related to performing and audit under the Yellow Book. It is essential that all auditors planning and conducting financial audits in accordance with Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS, GAS, or simply the “Yellow Book”) understand and be able to discern key concepts and standards accordingly

 Export to Your Calendar 7/14/2017
When: 07/14/2017
12:00 PM until 4:00 PM
Where: Webcast
AICPA
1377195:CE2697D928ECDD5D70B39F55A0F12202
United States
Presenter: Lynda M. Dennis, CPA, CGFO, PhD


Online registration is available until: 7/12/2017
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Acronym XAEOYB117
CPE 4 hours
Vendor AICPA
Category
Auditing Governmental
Level Basic
Prerequisite None
Adv Prep None
Yellow Book? Yes
Designed for Government auditors and public accountants planning or conducting audits
Registration
Member $159
CPA Non-Member $199

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Course Description

Do you perform financial statement audits in accordance with the Yellow Book? This course provides an excellent baseline of information for accountants in understanding the requirements related to performing and audit under the Yellow Book. It is essential that all auditors planning and conducting financial audits in accordance with Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS, GAS, or simply the “Yellow Book”) understand and be able to discern key concepts and standards accordingly in executing their responsibilities.

Topics

  • Foundation and ethical principles of government auditing
  • Standards for use and application of Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS) (“Yellow Book”)
  • General standards
  • Standards for financial audits
  • Compliance audits under the Uniform Guidance

 

Objectives
When you complete this course you will be able to:

  • Recall the concepts and guidance found in the Yellow Book.
  • Recognize Yellow Book requirements related to CPE, independence, and peer review.
  • Identify the additional requirements for performing a financial statement audit under Government Auditing Standards.
  • Recognize the additional reporting requirements for financial audits.