August 21, 2020


Webinar


8 Total CPE Credits

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Assessing the Risk of Fraud in a Financial Statement Audit

  • Instructor

    Michael
    Brand

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the drivers of fraud risk in a financial statement audit
  • Conduct procedures required by professional literature to asses the risk of fraud
  • Develop discussion points to review with management and those charged with governance
  • Identify the main types of fraud that occur in small to mid-size companies and develop internal controls to be responsive to those risks
  • Evaluate fraud case examples and identify how fraud occurred and how it could have been prevented or detected

Major Topics

  • Fraud landscape in the United States
  • Fraud risk procedures as updated by recently issued standards
  • Most likely fraud types found in small to midsize entities
  • Internal controls to prevent and detect fraud
  • What to do when fraud or suspected fraud is identified
  • Case studies based on recent frauds

CPE Credits Available

8
Total CPE
8
Accounting & Auditing

Things to Know About This Course

Course Level

  • Basic

Professional Area of Focus

  • A & A

Prerequisites

None

Advanced Preparation

None

Intended Audience

CPAs in either public or private practice with accounting, financial reporting, or attest responsibilities

Provider

Surgent McCoy CPE

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