LIVE STREAM: 2021 Spring Government Workshop (LS13015)

Friday, May 14, 2021 / Live Stream, GA

National speaker, Melisa Galasso, will present a three-part workshop to help you keep up with the latest developments at the GAO, OMB, AICPA, and GASB while ensuring your accounting and auditing skills stay up to date with current requirements. Discuss What's Going On at the GASB, and receive updates on Yellow Book and Uniform Guidance.


Event Status: OPEN

Event ID: #LS13015

CPE: 8.0 credits

Total Price: $280.00

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What's Going On at the GASB
4 hours Governmental Accounting
Review accounting standards issued by the Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB) that will be effective this year and those that will be effective in the near future. In addition to reviewing the standards, focus on implementation strategies and challenges while looking at the future by discussing GASB's current projects and exposure drafts.

Yellow Book Update
2 hours Auditing
The 2018 Yellow Book went into effect in June 2020 for audits, reviews and attestation engagements. Focus on the key changes ranging from independence, quality control and peer review, waste and abuse, and Yellow Book CPE requirements. Cover the significant changes from the 2011 version and how these changes will impact current year audits. Discuss GAO's considerations on how COVID-19 will impact Yellow Book audits, including impacts on risk assessment, evidence and quality control.

Uniform Guidance Update
2 hours Auditing
Stay informed about what's going on in Uniform Guidance, including the new compliance supplement, the 2020 update to the Uniform Guidance, the GREAT Act, and how COVID-19 impacts Single Audits. Keep up-to-date with the information needed to perform Single Audits in these changing times.

This conference is a paperless conference and all materials will be available electronically as PDFs. Materials will be available for download in advance and participants will receive an email when they are available. For more information about eMaterials, visit

Friday, May 14, 2021

8:00 am-3:30 pm
Ematerials Credits: 8.0 AA

By far, the most significant contributing factor that leads to a profitable, yet high quality, financial statement audit is the proper identification, evaluation and response to the assessed risk of material misstatement. When designing your detailed audit plan, how and where you decide to spend your time is mostly a matter of professional judgment. The proven tips and techniques for critically rethinking how you plan and design your audit taught in this workshop will help auditors enhance audit quality and manage profitability on all engagements, including those performed under Yellow Book.

Conference Site

GSCPA Live Stream
Live Stream, GA 00000


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Early Bird Registration

$280 GSCPA Members, $380 Non-Members (by 4/23/2021)


Standard Registration

$340 GSCPA Members, $440 Non-Members


Late Registration

$380 GSCPA Members, $480 Non-Members (after 5/11/2021)