Surgent's Monthly Accounting and Auditing Update

Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Webcast or Webinar, Online
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (opens at 1:30 PM) EST
1Credits
Accounting and Auditing

Registration is Closed

Online registration for this course is now closed. Please contact the Member Service Center at (800) 342-3197 if you wish to inquire about registering.

Members
$49.00 Regular Price
Non-Members
$64.00 Regular Price
Course Type: Webcast
Course Code: 21/SUMAAU06
Level: Update
Vendor: Surgent
Field of Study: Accounting

Overview:

The one constant in life is change. This is true in the A&A world as well. 2021 will continue to challenge the accounting profession in many areas, including accounting for the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, working in a virtual environment, and implementing new AICPA and FASB pronouncements. In this monthly series, we will explore the hot topics and current events that are driving financial accounting today, such as auditing and SSARS standards implementation and getting ready for ASC 842 implementation. Through detailed discussion of new standards to commentary from relevant industry experts, this monthly update will keep you up to date on what you need to know in the accounting world. So, whether your area of specialty is employee benefit plans, leases, not-for-profit and governmental accounting or something else, this monthly hour will give you what you need to know to do your job as effectively as possible.

Objectives:

  • Identify new standard setting activities by the FASB and AICPA
  • Review relevant guidance in COVID-19–related accounting topics
  • Recall strategies for working effectively and for complying with professional standards in a changing work environment
  • Identify key success factors for the upcoming busy season

Major Topics:

  • New professional standards issued by the FASB and AICPA
  • Guidance on likely COVID-19–related accounting issues which you are likely to face
  • Insights on best practices in managing new working environments
  • Other topics of importance to all accounting practitioners

Designed For:

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

Prerequisite:

Experience in accounting and attestation