August 20, 2019


In-Person

City of Pelham Pelham Civic Complex


8 Total CPE Credits

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Advanced Concepts in SSARS and Nonattest Services: Are You Certain You Are in Compliance?

  • Instructor

    Gregory Clark

Learning Objectives

  • Describe practice management risks associated with non-audit services
  • Properly apply relevant professional standards and regulations for non-audit services to minimize litigation and peer review risk
  • Leverage information obtained on engagements to enhance the quality of client service
  • Be familiar with the numerous illustrations, examples, and exercises related to practical guidance to implement important key learning points

Major Topics

  • Navigating the impact of SSARS No. 21-24 without risking noncompliance with professional and ethical requirements
  • Preventing malpractice claims related to nonattest accounting services
  • Identifying and safeguarding independence threats when issuing attest reports
  • Establishing an understanding with the client regarding non-audit services
  • Defining the varying levels of responsibility for accountants performing non-audit services
  • Performing compilations and reviews effectively and efficiently, including nature and extent of documentation considerations
  • Practice performing analytical review procedures appropriately, including developing proper advance expectations for review engagements
  • Properly considering going concern, subsequent events, and other disclosure matters
  • Common issues related to peer reviews, including recurring reporting problems
  • Applying financial analysis best practices to help your clients better interpret their financial results

CPE Credits Available

8
Total CPE
8
Accounting & Auditing

Things to Know About This Course

Course Level

  • Advanced

Professional Area of Focus

  • A & A

Prerequisites

Experience with performing non-audit services

Advanced Preparation

None

Intended Audience

Anyone who performs or supervises non-audit engagements

Provider

Surgent McCoy CPE

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