CPAR GOV - Auditing Practice

CPAR GOV/NFP - Vol. 2018 - No. 2 - 02 - Making a Transition: From Data Analytics to Real Estate

Course Overview
The bad news is that several federal financial offices have encountered difficulties in producing auditable financial data from their legacy accounting and computer systems. Jeffrey Green, a partner in the firm of Kearney & Company P.C., delivers the good news: the Modernizing Government Technology Act is a key component in a continuing effort to improve federal technology, in everything from early threat detection to entitlement and tax fraud identification.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Recognize the implications of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018
  • Identify the major aspects of the Modern Government Technology Act
  • Recognize how FASAB’s recent activities impacts government accounting and financial reporting
  • Identify the key characteristics of the Financial Audit Manual

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in government accounting or auditing, or an introductory course in government auditing

Speaker / Author:

CPAR Government/Not-For-Profit
SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for accounting, finance and engineering professionals. With over 2,000 hours of content, SmartPros has been providing mandatory continuing education products since 1981. SmartPros provides services and content to its professional and corporate clients, in a variety of media including Web, CD-ROM, and video. In the accounting market, SmartPros also has a predominant news and information portal which receives 200,000+ visits per month and provides services to over 100,000 subscribers. SmartPros' customers include 50% of the Fortune 500, as well as the major firms and associations in each of its professional markets.

Price (USD)

Standard: $69.90


Course Code : CPAR1344-FM

Length : 1hr 40min
Course Level : Update
Course Type : Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Auditing - Governmental

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