Yellow Book Standards for CPAs in Public Practice WEBINAR

Tuesday, April 13 7:00am - 9:00am PDT

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2 Credits

Member Price $79.00

Non-Member Price $99.00


The GAO’s Yellow Book standards set a high bar for auditors of government programs. This short course focuses on the requirements of the Yellow Book that challenge CPAs in public practice including the CPE, independence, and reporting requirements.


Requirements of the Yellow Book applicable to financial audits and the single audit, Unique requirements of the GAO’s Yellow Book that go beyond AICPA standards.


Basic knowledge of the GAO Yellow Book


Select the standards that apply to your engagement, Differentiate between types of engagements per the standards, Label reportable conditions as abuse, waste, fraud, non-compliance, and an internal control weakness, Identify the elements of a finding, Apply the independence standards to your team and engagements.







Leita Hart-Fanta

Leita Hart-Fanta, CPA, CGFM, is the founder of, a training and development company designed specifically for governmental auditors. Since 1995, she has authored and taught more than 20 seminars targeted at CPAs and governmental auditors. Ms. Hart-Fanta is the author of The Yellow Book Interpreted and Implementing the New Risk Assessment SASs – self-study manuals for CPAs. She includes among her clients the AICPA, the Colorado Society of CPAs, the Texas State Auditor’s Office and the National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers and Treasurers. She is a guest columnist for Thompson Publishing’s Single Audit Information Service.

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Non-Member Price $99.00

Member Price $79.00