Guide & Update to Compilations, Reviews & Preparations - please join us virtuallty (name changed from Compilations, Reviews & Preparations: Eng..)

Register Now
  • Date/Time
    • Sep 18, 2020
    • Sign In: 8:00am (MT)
    • Program: 8:15am - 12:00pm (MT)
    • Add to Calendar
  • Location
    • Your Computer
  • Credits
    • 4.00
  • Credit Type(s)
    • Auditing (4.00)
  • Prerequisites
    • Experience in performing and managing compilation, preparation, and review engagements

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

Description

Specifically designed for compilation, preparation, and review practitioners and their staff, this course will provide you with an overview, update, and hands-on application for performing compilation, preparation, and review engagements. You will learn the ins and outs of SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification as well as other recent releases from the AICPA. Lastly, the course will perform a detailed review of the key provisions of the recently issued SSARS No. 24, Omnibus Statement on Standards for Accounting and Review Services - 2018. Lastly, we will review proposed changes to the SSARS in order to conform the guidance to international standards. Not only will this course bring you up to date on SSARSs requirements and guidance, but more importantly, it will provide you with practical examples and illustrations to help you effectively and efficiently perform compilation, preparation, and review engagements.

Designed For

  • Accounting practitioners and their staff performing and managing compilation, preparation, and review engagement services
  • Objectives

  • Understand, apply SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification
  • Be familiar with changes due to the issuance of SSARS Nos. 22, 23 and 24
  • Be familiar with preparation, compilation, and review program examples
  • Be aware of the most recent compilation and review reports and other communications
  • Highlights

  • SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification, and updates to SSARS No. 21 due to the issuance of SSARS No. 23, Omnibus Statement on Standards for Accounting and Review Services
  • SSARS No. 24, Omnibus Statement on Standards for Accounting and Review Services - 2018
  • SSARS No. 22, Compilation of Pro Forma Financial Information
  • Comprehensive sample engagement work programs for every level of SSARS No. 21 service
  • Complete illustrations of engagement letters, management representation letter, reporting and other required communications for every level of SSARS No. 21 service
  • Quality issues related to SSARS No. 21 engagements
  • Proposed changes to the SSARS
  • Advanced Prep

    Download manual and test usability prior to morning of seminar

    Register Now

    Leaders

    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.

    ← Back to List