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Yellow Book: Yellow Book Financial Audits

Author/Moderator: W.A. Broadus, Jr., CPA, CGFM
Publisher: AICPA
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Do you perform engagements in accordance with the Yellow Book? This CPE course provides an excellent baseline of information to accountants in understanding governmental auditing. It is essential that all auditors planning and conducting audits in accordance with Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS, GAS or simply the “Yellow Book”) understand and be able to discern key concepts and standards accordingly in executing their responsibilities.

Topics Discussed:

  • Foundation and ethical principles of government auditing
  • Standards for use and application of Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS) (“Yellow Book”)
  • Financial audits, performance audits, attestation engagements and nonaudit services provided by audit organizations
  • General standards
  • Standards for financial audits
  • Standards for attestation engagements
  • Latest developments

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

  • Readily understand the key changes contained in the most recent Yellow Book revision related to financial audits.
  • Apply Yellow Book requirements related to CPE, independence, and peer review.
  • Comply with general, field work, and reporting requirements related to Yellow Book 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: 5
Yellow Book Hours: 5
Yellow Book: Yellow Book Financial Audits
Text , 2014
Product# 753426
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