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Engagement Essentials: Review of Financial Statements

Author/Moderator: Kimberly G. Burke, Ph. D; Hugh Parker Ph. D, CPA
Publisher: AICPA
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This CPE course covers the engagement essentials under Statements on Standards for Accounting and Review Services (SSARSs). You’ll walk through a traditional review engagement, and explore inquiry and analytical procedures along with reporting requirements for these engagements.

This course is fully updated to incorporate the changes from the recently issued SSARSs No. 21, Statements on Standards for Accounting and Review Services: Clarification and Recodification.

Topics Discussed:

  • Review engagement essentials
  • Review performance standards
  • Inquiry and analytical procedures
  • Accountant’s Review Report
  • Common modifications to the accountant’s review report
  • Latest developments

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

  • Identify the performance standards required to perform a review of financial statements in accordance with SSARS No. 21
  • Determine the appropriate reporting requirements for reporting on a review engagement
  • Recognize the documentation requirements associated with reviews of financial statements

Who Will Benefit?

  • CPA firm attest staff, including paraprofessionals, who perform review engagements

Prerequisite:  None

Advanced Preparation:  None

This course content is also included in the staff training program, Preparation, Compilation, and Review Staff Essentials. This innovative CPE training program has been designed to provide a convenient, accessible way to get comprehensive training in this broad and changing area of practice. Learn More

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NASBA Field of Study: Accounting and Auditing
Level: Basic
Recommended CPE Credit: 4.5
Engagement Essentials: Review of Financial Statements
Text , 2015
Product# 733549
Availability: In Stock
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