Virtual Applying the New Yellow Book to a Financial Statement Audit

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This course is 4.00 credits
Instructor
Margaret Thomas
Fields of Study
Auditing, Yellow Book
Course Level
Basic
Vendor
Surgent McCoy CPE LLC

Instructor

Margaret Thomas

Marci Thomas, MHA, CPA, CGMA, licensed as a CPA in Georgia and North Carolina, is an author and nationally recognized speaker on various accounting and auditing topics to companies, nonprofits, CPA firms, and state societies of CPAs around the country. A frequent speaker at local, regional, and national conferences, she also writes and teaches courses in governance, financial management, grants accounting, strategy, and various operational topics. Marci is a clinical assistant professor in the School of Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She works with numerous accounting firms, performing quality control and efficiency reviews; and with boards on strategic planning, internal control, and governance issues. Marci serves on the Not-for-Profit Committee for the North Carolina Association of CPAs. Marci has written and co-written several books, including Essentials of Physician Practice Management, published by Jossey Bass in 2004. Her book Best of Boards: Sound Governance and Leadership for Nonprofit Organizations was published by the AICPA and Wiley Publishing in 2018 and is on its second printing. Her book on health care financial management was published by Wiley Publishing in 2014, with a new edition expected in 2020. Marci received her Bachelor in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from the Georgia State University and her Masters in Health Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
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Friday, Jun 18, 2021
12:45pm – 4:30pm

The new Yellow Book is effective for audits of financial statements for periods ending on or after June 30, 2020. This course not only explains the new financial auditing standards, it also prepares you to excel in implementing the new Yellow Book. Learn precisely what the new Yellow Book does and does not require auditors to do. The course materials utilize a highly illustrative and innovative format. Over 15 focused exercises are included to provide an enhanced knowledge of the new Yellow Book.

Designed For

Auditors performing Yellow Book engagements

Course Objectives

Thoroughly understand the requirements of the new Yellow Book and how they relate to the AICPA and single audit requirements Prepare to implement the new Yellow Book in an effective and efficient manner Save time by understanding what the new Yellow Book does and does not require auditors to do

Major Subjects

Critical concepts related to applying the new Yellow Book including when the standards are applicable; the types of engagements involved; and the relationship between the Yellow Book and other standards The new Yellow Book standards related to ethics; independence; professional judgment; competence and CPE; quality control; and peer review The new Yellow Book requirements related to performing and reporting on financial audits and how those requirements affect the audit in areas like internal control

Prerequisites

Basic audit knowledge

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