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Tuesday, July 13, 2021 Live Webcast

Applying the Uniform Guidance in Your Single Audits (E2107083)

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM EDT

Registration: 8:00 AM EDT

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8.0 CPE Credits in AA

OVERVIEW

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 and the Single Audit Act. Make sure your skills are up-to-date with the latest information in this challenging audit area.

This course features a live instructor and has been specifically designed for the NJCPA.

DESIGNED FOR

Auditors performing single audit engagements, internal financial staff of governments, and not­for-profit entities interacting with auditors

BENEFITS

  • Analyze the relationship of the Single Audit Act and the OMB Uniform Guidance.
  • Identify the types of guidance and requirements found in the 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 the direct and material compliance requirements for major
  • Determine reporting requirements.
  • Identify the audit and reporting requirements for program-specific audits.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Introduction to single audits
  • Preparation of the schedule of expenditures of federal awards and determining major programs
  • Understanding, assessing and testing internal controls
  • Testing compliance with federal statutes and regulations and applicable compliance requirements
  • Auditor reporting in a Uniform Guidance compliance audit
  • Program-specific audits
  • Administrative requirements and cost principles in a single audit
  • Update on Government Auditing Standards, 2018 Revision

COURSE LEVEL

Intermediate

PREREQUISITES

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

ADVANCE PREPARATION

None

INSTRUCTOR

Philip Marciano

Philip Marciano, CPA, CGFM

Senior Manager

Marks Paneth LLP

Phil Marciano, CPA, is a Senior Manager within the Professional Standards Group at Marks Paneth LLP. He specializes in the quality reviews of audits of governments and nonprofit organizations, including Uniform Guidance (formerly OMB A-133) audits. The Professional Standards Group is responsible for monitoring quality control as mandated by professional standards. Specifically, he is part of a team that reviews all attest engagements, provides consultation on accounting and attestation matters, tests and monitors the firm’s quality review policies and procedures, and develops and delivers training material related to accounting and auditing standards, ethics and industry-specific matters.

Prior to joining Marks Paneth, Mr. Marciano gained several years’ experience with a mid-sized CPA firm on Long Island, providing accounting and auditing services to his clients within the government, education and nonprofit arenas. His experience includes engagements involving audit, attest and assurance services, Government Auditing Standards, Uniform Guidance, risk assessments, and internal control studies. He has led training seminars for his clients and professional staff on various topics. He has given seminars on behalf of the New York State Government Finance Officers Association, New York State Association of School Business Officials, and the Institute of Internal Auditors (Long Island Chapter) on various subjects including governmental and nonprofit accounting/auditing. Mr. Marciano is also an instructor for the AICPA.

PRICING

$289.00 - Member

$439.00 - Nonmember

AICPA members receive a discount of $30 for this event.

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Note: Online pre-registration will close on July 13 at 8:00 AM.

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COURSE DEVELOPER

American Institute of CPAs

Qualifies For

  • Yellow Book