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2021 GAAP, GAAS, & SSARS Updates

  • Accountant
  • CIA
  • CMA
  • CPA (US)
  • IAP
  • QIAL
  • CFIRS
  • CWS

Published: November, 2021

Before starting this self study program, please go through the instructional document.

  • Course Description
  • Course Qualification
  • Presenter
  • FAQ

Course Description

Overview

  • 848-10 Overview and background
    4 mins
  • Shortcut Method
    25 mins
  • Overview and background
    37 mins
  • Disclosure accounting alternatives
    51 mins
  • Variable lease payments
    67 mins
  • Evaluating information to be used as audit evidence
    83 mins
  • Corroborative or contradictory information
    104 mins
  • Risks of material misstatement
    131 mins

Course Description

Sometimes it is a little difficult to keep up with the amendments in accounting standards issued by GAAP, GAAS, & SSARS.

New, more complex accounting issues and disclosures create challenges for today’s busy financial executives.

Designed to keep you up to date on recent activity in GAAP, GAAS, & SSARS, this virtual CPE workshop will summarize recent updates in GAAP, GAAS, & SSARS introduced in 2021 year to date. The continuing education workshop will discuss the main provisions of GAAP, GAAS, & SSARS, application guidance, and information on transition and the effective dates for the new provisions.

This Online CPE webinar is the place to go to stay current on all GAAP, GAAS, & SSARS related matters.

In this online CPE webinar we will go through the basics of the GAAS and SSARS updates, after attaining this CPE webinar you will have a bird’s eye view of the latest changes.

This Online CPE Webinar Will covered Major Topics:

  • GAAS updates
  • Auditing standards 142 – Audit evidence
  • Auditing standards 143 - Auditing accounting estimates and related disclosures
  • SSAE 21 - Standards for attestation engagements
  • SSAE 22 - Standards for review engagements
  • AR-C Section 60 - engagements for accounting and review services
  • AR-C Section 70 - Preparation of financial statements
  • AR-C Section 80 - Compilation engagements
  • AR-C Section 90 - Review of financial statements
  • Topic 848-10 - Reference rate reform.
  • Topic 848-20 - Contract modifications.
  • Topic 848-30 – Hedging
  • Topic 848-40 - Fair value hedges
  • Topic 848-50 - Cash flow hedges
  • Update 2021-02 – Franchisors and Revenue from contracts with customers
  • Update 2021-03 – Intangibles Goodwill and others
  • Update 2021-04 – Changes in fair value

Learning Objectives

  • To examine the background and scope of each topic.
  • To discuss the specific items targeted by each amendment.
  • To determine the applicable new accounting treatment for each amendment.
  • To describe the effect of the amendments.
  • To review additional disclosure requirements.
  • To examine the background and scope of each topic.
  • To determine the specific items targeted by each amendment.
  • To discuss the applicable new accounting treatment for each amendment.
  • To describe the effect of the amendments.
  • To review additional disclosure requirements.

Recommended For

  • This CPE webinar is recommended for CPAs, CMAs, CIAs, Accounting and auditing practitioners at all levels desiring to remain up to date on recent pronouncements and other standard setters’ activities.

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Accounting and audit managers/practitioners
  • Accounting Firm
  • Accounting Managers
  • Accounting Practice Owners
  • Accounts Director
  • Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Chief Accounting Officer
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • CPA in Business
  • Director of Accounting
  • Entrepreneurial Accountant
  • Entrepreneurial CPA
  • Senior Accountant
  • Staff of Accounting Firm
  • VP Accounts
  • Young CPA

Course Qualification

Webinar Qualifies For

  • 4 CPE Credit for Qualification in Internal Audit Leadership (QIAL)
  • 4 CPE Credit for Internal Audit Practitioner (IAP)
  • 4 CPE Credit of Accounting & Auditing for Certified Public Accountants (CPA-US)
  • 4 CPE Credit for Certified Management Accountants (CMA)
  • 4 CPE Credit for Certified Internal Auditors (CIA)
  • 4 CE Credit for Certified Fiduciary & Investment Risk Specialist (CFIRS)
  • 4 CE Credit for Certified Wealth Strategist (CWS)
  • 4 General Credit for Accountant/Bookeeper

Additional details

  • Course Level :
    Basic
  • Credits :
    4
  • Instructional Method :
    QAS Self Study
  • Pre-requisites :
    None
  • Advance Preparation :
    None

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Presenter

About Presenter

Michel Morley

Founder, Mike Morley

Mike Morley is a Certified Public Accountant and a recognized authority in the field of finance with more than 25 years experience in finance, including SOX and IFRS implementation.

An entertaining and informative speaker and trainer, Mike is the author of:

“IFRS Simplified” which provides a jump start for accountants and finance executives who want to quickly and easily get up to date on IFRS.

 “Sarbanes-Oxley Simplified” which is an easy-to-read explanation of the requirements of the U.S. legislation that makes CEO's & CFO's personally responsible for the accuracy of their company's financial statements.

“Financial Statement Analysis Simplified” which translates the accounting language of financial statements into clear, easy-to-understand terms that anyone who needs to make well-informed financial decisions quickly will appreciate.

Faq

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