VIRTUAL ONLY: Accounting and Auditing Update for Small Businesses

Description

Geared toward practitioners who provide accounting and auditing services to small businesses, this course updates you on the new accounting, auditing, compilation and review standards, and other professional guidance that impact small businesses and their auditors. Materials include practical applications of the topics covered to help you understand and apply the standards to real-life scenarios. With the rate of change in today's regulatory environment, you must stay current on all of the topics impacting the profession. Your clients are counting on you!

Highlights

  • Accounting standards updates, including an update on leases, financial instruments, and revenue recognition
  • Latest activity from ARSC
  • Current FASB projects
  • An update on audit and attest standards including SAS 134, SAS 135, and proposed SAS 136
  • Private company financial reporting

Objectives

  • Identify recently issued FASB, ASB, and ARSC guidance and standards that impact small businesses.
  • Identify key concepts related to exposure drafts and other projects in accounting and auditing

Designed For

CPAs who require a review of recent accounting and auditing pronouncements



Leaders

Curtis Quickel

Curtis is an individual practitioner in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Since 1998, he has traveled the US teaching Continuing Professional Education courses for the AICPA and others. Before establishing his own practice, he worked several years in industry as a Corporate Controller. After 9/11 Curtis spend 9 years on Active Duty with the US Army completing three combat tours to Afghanistan, Iraq and Kuwait. Curt retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in 2013 with a total of 33 years of Active and Reserve service. He is a Past President of the Central Chapter of the Arkansas Society of CPAs and Past Chairman of the Industry and Commerce Committee. Curt is a past recipient of the Arkansas Society of CPAs Outstanding CPA in Government Award.