CPAR GOV - Auditing Practice

CPAR GOV/NFP - Vol. 2018 - No. 3 - 03 - What Does a Revised and Updated Yellow Book Mean for You?

Course Overview
The U.S. Government Accountability Office recently released a new revision of the Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards, also known as the “Yellow Book.” Fortunately for us, the Loscalzo Institute’s Allen Fetterman stays up-to-date on all of these developments, and focuses this quarter on how the latest changes to the GAO Yellow Book will affect your clients as well as have an impact on your auditing practice.

Learning Objectives:

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

  • Recognize what the Yellow Book is;
  • Identify the elements of the new format and organization of the
    2018 Yellow Book;
  • Recognize the implications of the new Yellow Book as it relates
    to independence;
  • Identify what's changed in the new Yellow Book as it relates to
    CPE as well as Quality Control and Peer Review.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

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

Speaker / Author:

CPAR Government/Not-For-Profit
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Price (USD)

Standard: $69.90


Course Code : CPAR1361-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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