Annual Accounting and Auditing Update


Date Monday, September 23, 2019
Time 8:30am - 4:30pm
Central Time
Location The Oaks at Eagle Creek
1000 26th Ave NE
Willmar, MN 56201-2179
Map & directions
CPE credits CPE 8.0
of study
Accounting - Technical (6.0)
Auditing - Technical (2.0)
Instructor William Eskin, CPA
William I. Eskin, CPA
Standard member fee $325.00
checkmarkStandard nonmember fee $375.00

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In this fast-paced course, get updated on the latest standards, exposure drafts and guidance applicable to accountants and attestation practitioners in both public practice and industry. Gain a comprehensive review of important standard-setting activities of the Private Company Council (PCC), the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), the Auditing Standards Board (ASB) and the Accounting and Review Services Committee (ARSC).

Who should take this program?

CPAs, accountants and auditors working in industry and public practice

Major subjects

  • Private company standard-setting activities
  • Recently issued FASB accounting standards updates
  • Revenue recognition
  • Lease accounting
  • Other items on the FASB's technical agenda
  • Statement on Standards for Accounting and Review Services (SSARS) No. 21 (clarification and recodification)
  • Other recently issued SSARS
  • Common audit quality issues noted in peer reviews
  • Latest developments impacting compilation, preparation and review engagements
  • Other important accounting and auditing practice matters
  • Hands-on examples and illustrations

Learning objective(s)

  • Keep abreast of current private company advocacy activities of the PCC
  • Review and apply recently issued FASB, ASB and ARSC pronouncements
  • Be aware of various standard-setters' agendas, technical plans and project updates
  • Understand SSARS 21 as it relates to the preparation of financial statements and new guidance on compilations and reviews
  • Recall common audit quality issues and concerns
  • Be familiar with other important accounting and auditing practice matters
  • Use hands-on examples to increase your understanding and application of the material


Course code Code ZKACAU
Sponsor MNCPA
NASBA ID#: 139884
Level Update
Format Group Live
Prerequisites Prereq. Experience in accounting and attestation recommended.