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The New Yellow Book: Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revision (133-19)
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Do you perform engagements in accordance with generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS or GAS or the "Yellow Book")? This course is based on Government Auditing Standards, 2011 Revision, which is currently effective and used for audits of entities with fiscal years ending on or before May 31, 2020. It pro-vides an excellent baseline of information for accountants as it relates to understanding Government Auditing Standards, 2011 Revision, including the foundation of government

12/3/2019
When: 7:30 AM
Where: UACPA Training Room
136 South Main Street, Suite 510
Salt Lake City, Utah  84101
United States
Presenter: Robert Moody, Jr.
Contact: April Deneault
801-466-8022


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Acronym EO-YB19
CPE 8 hours
Category

Governmental Auditing (4)

Level Basic
Vendor AICPA
Who should attend

Government auditors and public accountants planning or conducting engagements in
accordance with Government
Auditing Standards, 2011
Revision ("Yellow Book")

Prerequisite
None
Fees: Early Bird
(through 11/19)
Standard
(after 11/19)
Member $257 $285
Non-Member: N/A
$340

AICPA Members receive an additional $30 off the price of this course. Use promo code AICPA8 at checkout to receive the discount.

The Member rate applies to UACPA members and reciprocal state society members. To register online, use the ‘Register’ button above. To register by phone, call the UACPA at 801.466.8022, Monday through Friday, 8am to 4pm.

Description 
Do you perform engagements in accordance with generally accepted government
auditing standards (GAGAS or GAS or the "Yellow Book")? This course is based on
Government Auditing Standards, 2011 Revision, which is currently effective and
used for audits of entities with fiscal years ending on or before May 31, 2020. It
pro-vides an excellent baseline of information for accountants as it relates to
understanding Government Auditing Standards, 2011 Revision, including the
foundation of government auditing and the related concepts and standards. It is
essential that all auditors planning and conducting engagements in accordance
with Government Auditing Standards understand and be able to discern these
concepts and standards in executing their responsibilities..


Major Subjects

  • Foundation of government auditing, including ethical principles
  • Standards for use and application of GAGAS
  • General standards, including independence
  • Standards for financial audits
  • Standards for attestation engagements
  • Fieldwork and reporting standards for performance audits
  • Summary of revisions found in Government Auditing Standards, 2018
    Revision

Objectives

  • Identify the guidance found in Government Auditing Standards, 2011
    Revision.
  • Recognize the relationship between GAS and other professional
    standards.
  • Recognize the Yellow Book guidance regarding independence as
    found in Government Auditing Standards, 2011 Revision.
  • Identify the Yellow Book requirements for financial statement audits,
    attestation engagements, and performance audits.
  • Recognize the basic differences between the guidance in Government
    Auditing Standards, 2011 Revision and Government Auditing
    Standards, 2018 Revision.

 

 

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