Product Image

Compilation Engagement Fundamentals

Author/Moderator: Kimberly Burke, Ph.D., Hugh Parker, Ph.D., CPA
Publisher: AICPA
Availability: In Stock
See Below To Add To Cart
View Online Catalog
Print This Page


Available Formats:  Text | See All

This course covers the fundamentals you need to know regarding compilation engagements. You will learn about Statements on Standards for Accounting and Review Services (SSARS), and walk through a traditional compilation engagement. Thereafter, learn about the differences and procedures when performing a special purpose or other types of compilation engagements.

Topics Discussed:

  • Compilation engagement fundamentals
  • Performing and reporting on compilation engagements
  • Special purpose, and other compilation engagements
  • Latest developments, including the SSARSs Clarity Project and the issuance of SSARS No. 21, Statements on Standards for Accounting and Review Services: Clarification and Recodification
  • Sample compilation reports

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

  • Identify the activities required to perform a basic compilation of financial statements.
  • Draft the accountant’s report.
  • Document the engagement in accordance with professional standards.

Who Will Benefit?
CPA firm attest staff, including paraprofessionals, who are new to performing compilation engagements or CPAs requiring a refresher on compilation engagements

Prerequisite: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Table of Contents


Videocourse Details

NASBA Field of Study: Auditing
Level: Basic
Recommended CPE Credit: Text - 4; On-Demand - 3.5
Compilation Engagement Fundamentals
Text 2014
Product# 733628
Availability: In Stock
AICPA Member:$105.00
Your Price:$131.25
To receive your AICPA member discount, Sign In now, or Register using your AICPA membership number.