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Yellow Book Financial Audits

Author/Moderator: William Blend, CPA, CFE
Publisher: AICPA
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This CPE course provides a foundational knowledge for performing audits under Government Auditing Standards (GAS), and provides everything you need to perform your Yellow Book audit in compliance with current standards and requirements.

You’ll learn key concepts, audit planning best practices, the latest on ethics and independence, current developments, and much more.

Topics Discussed:

  • Foundation and ethical principles of government auditing
  • Standards for use and application of Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS) (“Yellow Book”)
  • General standards
  • Standards for financial audits
  • Latest developments

Learning Objectives:
When you complete this course you will be able to:

  • Recall the concepts and guidance found in the Yellow Book.
  • Recognize Yellow Book requirements related to CPE, independence, and peer review.
  • Identify the additional requirements for performing an audit under Government Auditing Standards.
  • Recognize the additional reporting requirements for financial audits.

Who Will Benefit?
Government auditors and public accountants planning or conducting audits in accordance with Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (“Yellow Book”)

Prerequisite: None

Advanced Preparation: None

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NASBA Field of Study: Auditing (Governmental)
Level: Basic
Recommended CPE Credit: 4.5
Yellow Book Hours: Text - 6.5; On-Demand - 4.5
Yellow Book Financial Audits
CPE On-Demand , 2014
Product# 163820
Availability: Online Access 1 Year
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