AICPA’s Annual Update: Top 12 Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting and Auditing Issues Facing CPAs
Preparers of governmental and nonprofit financial statements and their auditors often seek advice from the AICPA’s Technical Hotline as well as from the GASB Technical Inquiry System. The advice they receive from these sources is high-quality and non-authoritative, but offers viable solutions or reasonable alternatives for accounting and auditing issues related to governmental and nonprofit organizations. The objective of this course is to enhance participants’ knowledge and application of professional judgment by providing a review of the top accounting and auditing issues faced by preparers of governmental and not-for-profit financial statements and their auditors based on calls and inquiries received by both the AICPA and GASB over the past year.
Identify current accounting issues facing governmental and not-for-profit organizations.
Recognize audit challenges related to newly effective GASB standards.
Apply recent GASB pronouncements to accounting transactions.
Recall audit issues related to new and existing GASB standards.
Current GASB developments
Audit issues related to GASB developments
Recent GASB pronouncements and their impact on accounting and reporting
Top advice from the AICPA’s Technical Hotline and the GASB Technical Inquiry System
Professional Area of Focus
Accounting & Auditing
CPE Field of Study
Who Should Attend
External and internal auditors of governmental organizations and governmental accounting professionals
Experience in governmental and not-for-profit accounting and auditing
Loyola University Maryland Graduate Center Columbia Campus