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A Complete Guide to the New Yellow Book

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Member Price: $315.00 Price reflects early registration savings of -$50.00, good until 6/7/19
Non-Member Price: $515.00 Price reflects early registration savings of -$50.00, good until 6/7/19

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Date/Time:
Jun 14, 2019, 8:30am–4:30pm
Venue:
Capitol Plaza Hotel (Montpelier, VT 05602)
100 State St.
Montpelier, VT 05602
Developer:
Surgent McCoy CPE, LLC
CPE Credits:
Accounting & Auditing: 4.00, Yellow Book: 4.00
Instructors
Jeffrey Lieman (2518)
Mr. Lieman currently heads his own consulting firm, Lieman Associates LLC, in Owings Mills, Maryland. He provides consulting services, contractual assistance services, and training to CPAs, their firms, and their clients. He is recognized nationally as a lecturer for various accounting, auditing, and technology topics and has been quoted in various trade journals. Mr. Lieman's previous experience included serving as the chief financial examiner for the Maryland Insurance Administration and being a director for Ellin & Tucker, Chartered. He trained staff in many areas of accounting, administration, and consulting. He also served as a senior manager and national trainer with KPMG in Baltimore, Maryland where he developed training materials for staff and instructors. He was elected Chairman of the Year by the Maryland Association of CPAs for chairmanship of the Computer Resources Committee.
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. This Course Qualifies for Yellow Book credit.

Objective

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 (i.e., examinations, reviews, and agreed-upon procedures engagements) and performance audits

Designed For

Auditors performing Yellow Book engagements

Prerequisite

None

Advanced Preparation

None
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