IssuesWatch Podcast

This timely podcast covers the latest issues impacting CPAs and accounting professionals in New Jersey. Topics range from legislative initiatives to accounting and auditing updates, to economic issues and more.

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NEW! The bi-weekly A&A Update episodes qualify for nano CPE credit! Each episode is 0.2 CPE credits, or a package of five episodes (one CPE credit) can be purchased.
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  • A&A Update with Brad Muniz – 6/11/24

    June 11, 2024
    Still concerned about going concern? Brad breaks it all down.
  • Beyond the Budget: A REAL View of New Jersey’s Finances

    June 4, 2024
    Getting a full picture of New Jersey’s financial status is challenging. It’s not just a matter of reviewing the annual budget. Thanks to recently signed legislation the NJCPA participated in drafting, this is going to become much easier. Audrey Lane, president of Garden State Initiative, talks with us about what type of information will soon be available and why it’s so important.
  • A&A Update with Brad Muniz – 5/28/24

    May 28, 2024
    This episode focuses on materiality, especially as it relates to reviews. It also covers a new quality control standard from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB).
  • Inspiring the Next Generation of Accountants

    May 21, 2024
    Every CPA, firm, company and organization across the country is seemingly taking steps to expand the accounting talent pool. In this episode we discuss one of the leaders of that effort: the Center for Audit Quality (CAQ), a nonpartisan public policy organization serving as the voice of U.S. public company auditors. Guest Liz Barentzen, Vice President Operations and Talent Initiatives with the CAQ, discussed Accounting+, a first-of-its kind, profession-backed campaign to actively engage high school and college students on the benefits of a career in accounting.
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