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Applying the Uniform Guidance in Your Single Audits

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Description

Does a single audit have you running in circles? This course provides you with the knowledge to be more efficient and effective at planning and performing audits in accordance with the requirements of the Uniform Guidance for Federal Awards and the Single Audit Act. Make sure your skills are up-to-date with the latest information in this challenging audit area.

Location

ASCPA Learning Center
4801 E Washington St Ste 180
Phoenix, AZ 85034-2040

Registration Time

7:30am

Fees

Member:
$300
Non-CPA Staff:
$400
Non-CPA Staff (100% club):
$300
Non-CPA Staff (sole proprietor):
$300
Non-Member:
$400
Phoenix
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Objectives

  • Analyze the relationship of the Single Audit Act and the OMB Uniform Guidance.
  • Identify fundamental auditee and auditor responsibilities related to a compliance audit of federal awards.
  • Determine major federal programs.
  • Determine the requirements of the single audit as it relates to understanding internal control, assessing the level of control risk, and testing the effectiveness of internal control relative to federal awards.
  • Identify the single audit requirements for testing compliance with federal statutes and regulations and the applicable compliance requirements relative to major federal programs.
  • Select reporting requirements.
  • Identify the audit and reporting requirements for program-specific audits.
  • Apply the types of guidance and requirements found in the

Course Level

Intermediate

Vendor

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Designed For

Auditors performing single audit engagements, internal financial staff of governments, and not-for-profit entities interacting with auditors

Prerequisites

Background of not-for-profit or governmental accounting and auditing

Event Leaders

Shepard, Bruce

Rating: 4.78


Bruce Shepard was most recently an assistant professor of accounting at George Fox University and an adjunct professor of accounting at the University of Oregon, prior to becoming an instructor for the AICPA in 2012. From 2006-2010, Mr. Shepard was the Chief Financial Officer of Las Vegas Gaming, Inc. in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he had full management responsibility for all financial affairs, daily business operations, administration and human resources. From 1985-2006, Mr. Shepard was in charge of the Middle Market Practice for PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP in Portland, Oregon, where he served as an Assurance Partner from 1989-2006 focusing on providing proactive business advisory services to fast-growing companies.

At PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP, Mr. Shepard spearheaded over 100 acquisitions and divestitures by leading in the financial structuring and negotiations. He worked with clients to develop strategic plans for short-term and long-term growth. He assisted both start-up companies and beyond start-up companies with attaining their needed growth capital. Mr. Shepard wrote an article, Financing Entrepreneurs, in 1999 for the Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Shepard was awarded “Beta Alpha Psi Professional of the Year” in 2006 for sustained involvement with the University of Oregon.


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Highlights

  • Introduction to single audits
  • Identifying federal assistance and determining major programs
  • Understanding, assessing and testing internal control
  • Testing compliance with federal statutes and regulations and applicable compliance requirements
  • Auditor reporting in a Uniform Guidance compliance audit
  • Program-specific audits
  • Considerations related to implementing the Uniform Guidance requirements

Notes

Other Credit: Yellow Book

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