Current Issues in Accounting & Auditing: An Annual Update - please join us virtually! (event name changed from Annual Accounting & Auditing Update

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  • Date/Time
    • Sep 17, 2020
    • Sign In: 8:00am (MT)
    • Program: 8:15am - 12:00pm (MT)
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  • Location
    • Your Computer
  • Credits
    • 4.00
  • Credit Type(s)
    • Accounting (3.00)
    • Auditing (1.00)
  • Prerequisites
    • Experience in accounting and attestation

  • Vendor
    • *** ISCPA ***
  • Level
    • Update
  • Fields of Study
    • Accounting & Auditing


Designed for accounting and attestation practitioners at all levels in both public accounting and business and industry, this course provides an overview of recent accounting, compilation, preparation, review, and attestation matters including: recently issued and proposed Accounting Standards Updates (ASUs); the Lease Accounting – Topic 842; Impairments – Topic 326; an update on the status of Topic 606 implementation; SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification and other new and proposed standards issued by the ARSC; recent AICPA and PCAOB releases; and other important A&A practice matters you should be aware of, including peer review and audit quality.

Designed For

  • Accounting and auditing practitioners at all levels desiring to remain up-to-date on recent pronouncements and other standard setters’ activities
  • Objectives

  • Review recently issued and proposed FASB Accounting Standards Updates
  • Review the FASB’s new lease accounting standard, Topic 842 and Topic 326 on impairments
  • Come up-to-date with matters on the FASB’s technical agenda
  • Understand SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification, and other recently issued or proposed SSARS
  • Be familiar with new and proposed AICPA and PCAOB releases
  • Utilize hands-on examples and illustrations to increase your overall understanding and application of the material
  • Highlights

  • Recently issued FASB Accounting Standards Updates
  • Leases -- Topic 842
  • Impairment -- Topic 326
  • Lessons learned from the adoption of Topic 606
  • Other items on the FASB’s Technical Agenda
  • Recently issued SASs and other AICPA and PCAOB activity
  • SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification and other recently issued and proposed SSARS
  • Peer review and other audit quality issues
  • Other important A&A practice matters
  • Advanced Prep

  • Download manual and test usability prior to morning of seminar
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    Marty Van Wagoner

    Marty D. Van Wagoner has 30 years’ experience in public accounting. He is currently managing partner of Mountainside Accounting & Consulting, PC, with a focus on audits of private commercial companies, not-for-profit entities, and HOAs. He is also Professional-in-Residence Faculty at Utah Valley University; adjunct faculty in the MBA program of Roseman University; and teacher of professional education courses across the country. He currently serves on four not-for-profit Boards. He spent the first 10 years of his career at KPMG, a “Big Four” global accounting firm, and most of the rest of his career as a partner in local firms, with an emphasis in audits of public international companies as well as small private companies. After KPMG, he briefly worked at placement agencies and then was sole proprietor of an accounting and auditing firm. During that time, he spent four years as a professor at the University of Utah. He is the author for Wolters Kluwer’s CCH Accounting for Income Taxes. Marty has served as president and in other officer and committee positions of the Utah Association of Certified Public Accountants (UACPA), and as a council member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). He received his BA in Accounting with a Spanish minor and his MBA from the University of Utah.

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