RSVP: Performing Small Audit Engagements on March 21

Event Date: March 21, 2014

This material is designed to provide a start-to-finish overview of how to plan and complete high-quality small audits efficiently.  Based on audit philosophies that have been used by CPA firms for years, participants will learn a framework they can apply in their CPA firms to increase profits on small audits.  Also, CPAs in various industries who want to help their auditors reduce time charges will find this material beneficial. Learning objectives are:

  • To understand the philosophies underlying cost-beneficial audit approaches
  • To be aware of the framework for approaching small audits to achieve high quality, efficiently
  • To understand how to make small audits more profitable

Attendee Downloads:
Client Acceptance and Continuance.doc
Practice Aids No 1 BSTS.xls
Small Audits Overview Handout.doc
Small Aludits Overview One Hour.ppt

Presenter:
Larry L. Perry, CPA
CPA Firm Support Services, LLC
www.cpafirmsupport.com

Larry has practiced as a CPA for over 40 years, has authored accounting and auditing manuals and is currently an author and presenter of live and on-demand webcast and self-study CPE programs.  He is managing member of CPA Firm Support Services, LLC (www.cpafirmsupport.com), an organization that provides accounting and auditing continuing education designed for smaller CPA firms and other organizations.  Larry writes a weekly article/blog on Accounting Web.com titled Today’s World of Audits that focuses on practical ways to perform effective and efficient accounting and auditing engagements.  Currently, Larry is presenting a series of articles on Auditing Special Purpose Frameworks, including the AICPA’s Financial Reporting Framework for Small- and Medium-Sized Entities.

Program Levelintermediate
Prerequisitesnone
Advance Preparation Needednone
Delivery MethodGroup-Internet Based
Recommended CPE Credit1 credit per 50-minute session*
Registration Instructionsregister online
Costfree
Complaint Resolutionpublisher@accountingweb.com
Refund policy/Cancellation policyDue to this program being offered free of charge, there will be no refunds issued

Sift Media is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.  Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

* To obtain CPE credit, the live session must be attended.  THE RECORDING DOES NOT QUALIFY FOR CPE CREDIT.

 

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