New Yellow Book: Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revisions

Course Details

Date

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

8:00am – 4:00pm (Registration: 7:30am)

Location

Wyoming Technology Business Center

1938 Harney

Laramie, WY 82072

307-766-6399

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CPE Credit

8 hours CPE credit

Level of Knowledge

Beginning

Vendor

AICPA

Description

This course is based on Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revision, which is effective for financial audits of fiscal
years ending on or after June 30, 2020. It provides an excellent baseline of information for accountants as it relates to understanding the guidance in the new Yellow Book. It also provides detailed information regarding auditor independence as found in Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revision. It is essential that all auditors planning and conducting engagements in accordance with the new
Yellow Book understand and be able to discern the requirements related to independence as found in Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revision because those independence standards are effective for fiscal years beginning July 1,2019.

Highlights

  •  Foundation and principles for government auditing
  •  General requirements for complying with GAGAS
  •  Ethics, independence, and professional judgment
  •  Competence and CPE
  •  Quality control and peer review
  •  Standards for financial audits
  •  Standards for attestation and review engagements
  •  Fieldwork and reporting standards for performance audits

Objectives


When you complete this course you will be able to:?

  • Identify the guidance found in Government Auditing Standards, 2018
  • Revision
  • Recognize the relationship between GAS and other professional standards.
  • Recognize the Yellow Book guidance regarding independence as found in Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revision.
  • Identify the new Yellow Book requirements for financial statement audits, attestation engagements, and performance audits.

Designed For

Government auditors and public accountatns that will be planning or conducting engagements in accordance with Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revision.

Course Pricing

AICPA & WYOCPA Member Fee

Applicable if you are a member of the AICPA and WYOCPA. If you are an AICPA member, make sure you have filled in your AICPA member number in your WYOCPA profile.

$235.00
WYOCPA Member Fee

Applicable if you are a WYOCPA member in good standing.

$265.00
Non-Member Fee

Applicable if you are not a WYOCPA member.

$315.00
Late Registration Fee (will be added after May 10, 2019) $100.00
Your Price $315.00

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