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Monday, December 9, 2019 Iselin

A Complete Guide to the New Yellow Book (E1912131)

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM EST

Registration: 8:00 AM EST

APA Hotel Woodbridge

120 Wood Avenue South
Iselin, NJ 08830

8.0 CPE Credits in AA

OVERVIEW

The Yellow Book has been revised! This course will equip you with a comprehensive knowledge of the new Yellow Book requirements and increase your confidence and proficiency in performing Yellow Book audits. The course materials utilize a highly illustrative and innovative format including over 20 focused exercises on key practice issues.

DESIGNED FOR

Auditors performing Yellow Book engagements.

BENEFITS

  • Thoroughly understand the requirements of the new Yellow Book and how they relate to the AICPA and single audit requirements
  • Excel in the Yellow Book auditing arena
  • Save time and stress on Yellow Book engagements via in-depth knowledge of the requirements

HIGHLIGHTS

  • When is the auditor required to follow the Yellow Book (a.k.a., Government Auditing Standards, or GAGAS)?
  • How the Yellow Book requirements relate to generally accepted auditing standards and the single audit requirements
  • The different types of Yellow Book audit and attestation engagements that auditors may be called upon to perform
  • The Yellow Book standards related to the qualifications of the auditor (i.e., requirements related to independence, CPE, peer review and more)
  • The Yellow Book requirements related to the performance of and reporting on a financial audit
  • The Yellow Book requirements related to attestation engagements (examinations, reviews, and agreed-upon procedures) and performance audits

COURSE LEVEL

Basic

PREREQUISITES

Basic audit knowledge.

ADVANCE PREPARATION

None

ADDITIONAL NOTES

  • Qualifies for Yellow Book.

Course materials are distributed electronically. To access the materials visit My Events. Download to your laptop or tablet prior to the seminar, handouts are added as received.

INSTRUCTOR

Kerry Roberts

Kerry E. Roberts, CPA

Kerry E. Roberts, CPA (inactive), is a frequent public speaker and presenter. In addition to presenting for Surgent, Kerry chairs the Tennessee Senate Committee for Government Operations, which oversees 244 governmental agencies in the state of Tennessee.

Prior to working with the Tennessee General Assembly, Kerry was a business owner and CEO for 25 years. His background includes being president and chairman of a national business association, partner in a CPA firm, audit staff for a “Big 8” accounting firm, and adjunct accounting faculty for Lipscomb University.

Kerry is a 1983 graduate of Lipscomb University (accounting major) and lives in Springfield, Tennessee

PRICING

$279.00 - Member

$379.00 - Non Member

Pre-Registration Closed

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ADDITIONAL OPTIONS

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COURSE DEVELOPER

Surgent

Qualifies For

  • Yellow Book