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Construction Contractors Advanced Issues

Author/Moderator: Andrew Copeland, CPA
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The construction industry comes with many advanced accounting issues, audit procedures, and tax issues, which makes construction contractor engagements inherently higher risk than other engagements. As a result, practitioners and financial professionals should be prepared to address difficult issues such as look-back calculations, measuring progress of contracts, overhead allocations, and internal controls for construction contractors. Learn about some of the most pervasive issues in the construction industry and how to identify and manage the risks inherent with construction contractor engagements.

Topics Discussed:

  • Contractor Internal Controls
  • Fraud and The Contractor
  • Joint Venture Accounting
  • Contractor's Benchmarks
  • Construction Cost Allocations
  • Financially Troubled Contractor
  • Audit Risks

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

  • Apply complex accounting and financial reporting standards to construction contractors.
  • Evaluate and rework audit processes to avoid common deficiencies in construction engagements.
  • Identify tax compliance issues unique to the construction industry.

Prerequisite: Previous experience in the construction industry

Advanced Preparation:  None

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NASBA Field of Study: Accounting and Auditing
Level: Advanced
Recommended CPE Credit: Text, 8 (Accounting 4, Auditing 4); On-Demand, 7.5
Construction Contractors Advanced Issues
Text , 2014
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CPE On-Demand , 2014
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