CPE Self-Study

Public Company Update: SEC, PCAOB, and Other Developments

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    Public Company Update: SEC, PCAOB, and Other Developments Availability : In Stock Product #: 746500
    AICPA Member: $149.00
    Non-Member: $189.00
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    Public Company Update: SEC, PCAOB, and Other Developments Availability : Online Access Product #: 163713
    AICPA Member: $99.00
    Non-Member: $129.00
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As corporate financial reporting managers and independent auditors, you should be keeping up with changes and modifications to the requirements for public companies, their management and auditors. Covering updates to The Dodd-Frank Act and The FAST Act, this course will update you on the latest pronouncements, regulations, and guidance issued by the SEC and PCAOB as they apply to the filings and audits of this reporting cycle. In addition, you will learn what these organizations are planning and saying about the future so you can be out front in identifying developments which may affect your company or auditing firm.

Learning Objectives

This course will prepare you to do the following:

  • Identify recent SEC and PCAOB rules and guidance and other developments which affect filings or engagements in this reporting cycle.
  • dentify key financial and non-financial requirements of an Initial Public Offering (IPO).

Key Topics

  • SEC guidance that could directly affect your company, management and auditors
  • PCAOB firm registration, audit standards, and auditor regulation developments
  • Actions by the AICPA center for Audit Quality SEC Regulations Committee and others
  • Emerging issues, trends, and new resources

Who Will Benefit?

  • Accountants involved in SEC accounting
  • Reporting and independent auditors (senior through partner) of SEC registrants

System Requirements

About the Authors

BDO USA, LLP under the direction of the National A&A Group

About the Publisher


About the AICPA
The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) is the world's largest member association representing the accounting profession, with more than 412,000 members in 144 countries, and a history of serving the public interest since 1887. AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting. The AICPA sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for private companies, nonprofit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination, and offers specialty credentials for CPAs who concentrate on personal financial planning; forensic accounting; business valuation; and information management and technology assurance. Through a joint venture with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, it has established the Chartered Global Management Accountant designation, which sets a new standard for global recognition of management accounting.