Audit and Accounting Guide for State and Local Governments (AUSL05)

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REGISTRATION STATUS: OPEN

Date:Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time:8:30am - 4:30pm (Registration at 8:00am )
City:Jacksonville
Facility:UNF University Center, Jacksonville
CPE Credit:8 Accounting and Auditing
Instructor: Bruce Shepard
Vendor:AICPA
Subject:Accounting (Governmental), Auditing (Governmental)
Course Level:Intermediate

Description:

Whether you are a financial statement preparer or auditor, or you practice in state and local government, this course provides you with advice for handling audit and accounting issues common to state and local governments.  You'll get critical "how-to" guidance on planning, performing and reporting on your audit engagements; including financial reporting and the financial reporting entity, revenue and expense recognition, capital asset accounting, and the elements of net position.



Objectives:

When you complete this course you will able to:

  • Comprehend the latest principles of Auditing and Accounting for State and Local Governments
  • Identify new GASB standards
  • Review in detail auditing considerations including Risk Assessment, Materiality, Group Audits, Concluding the Audit and Auditing Reporting with Illustrative Auditor's Report
  • Re-examine significant accounting transactions including Financial Instruments; Revenues and Receivables; Capital Assets; Expenses/Expenditures and Liabilities; Net Position and Financial Statements Reconciliations
  • Identify guidance for Special-Purpose Governments like hospitals, school districts, transportation systems, colleges and universities and more
  • Understand financial statements prepared in accordance with a Special Purpose Framework with Illustrative Auditor's Reports
  • Review latest requirements for Actuarial Valuations, Accounting and Financial Reporting


Major Topics:
  • Auditing considerations
  • Review significant accounting transactions
  • Actuarial valuations, accounting and reporting
  • Special-purpose governments
  • Financial statements prepared in accordance with a special; Framework including an illustrative auditor's report
  • Update of GASB Standards
  • Update of Government Auditing Standards
  • Recent developments


Who Should Attend:

Auditors and financial staff of state and local governments



Prerequisite:

Knowledge of state and local governments




Note:

FICPA Seminar EZMaterials! Instead of picking up paper manuals at the event, you’ll be able to download the EZMaterials as searchable PDFs to your laptop, tablet or other device seven days before the event. For an additional fee you may choose to purchase a hardcopy of the seminar manuals. If requested during registration at least eight days prior to the course, your hardcopy will be available for pickup at the event. Click here for more information.

 



Early Bird Price: $280 FICPA Members, $405 Non-Members

Regular Price on 10/26/2014: $335 FICPA Members, $460 Non-Members

AICPA Discount: ($30)



Tuesday, November 4, 2014
General Sessions
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