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Monday, October 28, 2019
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration: 8:00 AM

APA Hotel Woodbridge120 Wood Avenue South
Iselin, NJ 08830

CPE Credits

  • 8.00 CPE Credits in AA


  • $279.00 - Member
  • $379.00 - Non Member

AICPA members receive a discount of $30 for this event.

Course Developer

Qualifies For

  • Yellow Book
Change is inevitable and, at times, overwhelming if you are unprepared. Ensure you are current in governmental and not-for-profit accounting and auditing. This seminar will brief you on the latest accounting and auditing developments affecting governments and not-for-profits.


Designed For

Accounting and finance personnel responsible for accounting and financial reporting for governments and nonprofits, as well as accounting and auditing.


  • Apply the most recent requirements of the GASB & FASB directed toward governments and nonprofits
  • Recall key points related to the latest developments in OMB and Yellow Book requirements
  • Identify recent activities of the AICPA


  • Federal government activities
  • Accounting standards updates
  • Auditing Standards Board Clarity Project
  • AICPA activities and emerging issues related to not-for-profit entities
  • GASB activities
  • FASB activities

Course Level



Basic knowledge and experience in governmental and nonprofit accounting and audit.

Advance Preparation


Additional Notes

  • *AICPA members deduct an additional $30 from applicable price.
  • Qualifies for Yellow Book.

Course materials are distributed electronically and we’ve passed the savings along to you - registrants save $20 on all 8-hour seminar pricing. To access the materials visit My Events. Download to your laptop or tablet prior to the seminar, handouts are added as received.

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Frances McKenna

Frances E. McKenna
Marks Paneth LLP

Frances E. McKenna, MBA, EA, came to Marks Paneth after twenty six years of service in the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). At the IRS, Exempt Organizations (EO) were her main focus.

Ms. McKenna was responsible for a number of high profile national programs, including the Affordable Care Act (ACA), International/Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), Referral, Political Campaign Intervention (PCI), Employment Tax, National Research Programs (NRP), Fed/State, and Gaming.

As the manager of the IRS’s EO Compliance Strategy Critical Initiatives (CSCI) program group, Ms. McKenna supervised several high-profile projects, such as Medical Resident FICA, Affordable Care Act (ACA), 501(r), 45R and Post Determination Compliance Program. These included the administration of a large program segment of the Tax Exempt and Government Entities (TEGE) Division. She also served as a lead instructor for newly hired revenue agents in EO and was a certified lead instructor for their leadership management classes.

Ms. McKenna earned her BS in Accounting from St. John’s University and her MBA in Accounting from the University of Phoenix. In her spare time, she enjoys yoga, reading, and attending outdoor events, concerts, and traveling with her family. She also donates her time as the head coach of several youth organizations such as the Firthtown Falcons cheerleading and Firthtown Falcons baseball.

She is based in Marks Paneth’s New York office and resides in Stewartsville, NJ.

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