Guide and Update to Compilations, Reviews, and Preparations (4 hours)

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Oct 7, 2020

Registration: 9:30 AM / Program: 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM Pacific Time

Fees

Member Fee: $139.00
Nonmember Fee: $139.00

Available Discounts

AICPA Member: None
Full time Accounting Educator: None

Description

Specifically designed for compilation, preparation, and review practitioners and their staff, this course will provide you with an overview, update, and hands-on application for performing compilation, preparation, and review engagements. You will learn the ins and outs of SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification as well as other recent releases from the AICPA. Lastly, the course will perform a detailed review of the key provisions of the recently issued SSARS No. 24, Omnibus Statement on Standards for Accounting and Review Services - 2018. Lastly, we will review proposed changes to the SSARS in order to conform the guidance to international standards. Not only will this course bring you up to date on SSARSs requirements and guidance, but more importantly, it will provide you with practical examples and illustrations to help you effectively and efficiently perform compilation, preparation, and review engagements.

Designed For

Accounting practitioners and their staff performing and managing compilation, preparation, and review engagement services

Objectives

  • Understand and apply SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification
  • Be familiar with changes due to the issuance of SSARS Nos. 22, 23 and 24
  • Be familiar with preparation, compilation, and review program examples
  • Be aware of the most recent reports and other required communications

Major Subjects

  • SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification, and updates to SSARS No. 21 due to the issuance of SSARS No. 23, Omnibus Statement on Standards for Accounting and Review Services
  • SSARS No. 24, Omnibus Statement on Standards for Accounting and Review Services - 2018
  • SSARS No. 22, Compilation of Pro Forma Financial Information
  • Comprehensive sample engagement work programs for every level of SSARS No. 21 service
  • Complete illustrations of engagement letters, management representation letter, reporting and other required communications for every level of SSARS No. 21 service
  • Quality issues related to SSARS No. 21 engagements
  • Proposed changes to the SSARS