Evaluate the Preparation, Compilation and Review of Financial Statements services. Obtain a better understanding of the updated review engagement standards. In SSARS 21, the AICPA Accounting and Review Services Committee (ARSC) introduced the Preparation service to SSARS, which significantly changed the landscape for compilation services, and rewrote the Compilation and Review Standards in clarity format. SSARS 22 and 23 made minor modifications to SSARS 21. SSARS 24 and 25 made substantive modifications to the SSARS, particularly when performing review engagements. This program covers all SSARS requirements for the preparation, compilation and review of financial statements.
SSARS Codification requirements. SSARS engagements including preparation of financial statements, a compilation of financial statements or proforma financial information. Review of financial statements. Highlights of SSARS 25 Materiality in a Review of Financial Statements and Adverse Conclusions.
Identify preparation of financial statement requirements. Identify compilation requirements. Identify review requirements.
Howard Sibelman, CPA, MBT - As the former Education Director for Crowe Horwath International, Howard provided leadership on audit methodology, the CaseWare CH International Audit Template, training initiatives and accounting and auditing technical support to the CH International members.
Immediately prior to joining CH International, Howard was a Business Assurance Partner at Moss Adams. At Moss Adams, Howard was a member of the firm’s International Services Group, IFRS Core Training Group, and Quality Control Coordinator for the Los Angeles office.
Howard serves on the CalCPA Accounting Principles and Assurance Standards Committee. Howard has extensive experience in accounting, auditing and consulting to middle-market companies.
During his 50 year career as an auditor, 30+ years as an audit partner, Howard was CPE Director for a national CPA firm, an instructor at the University of Southern California, on the faculty of two of the largest CPA review courses, and has authored and/or facilitated numerous firm, AICPA and CalCPA education programs.
Howard was also a founding member of the AICPA Employee Benefit Plans Audit Quality Center Executive Committee.
Non-Member Price $389.00
Member Price $289.00