This Q3 in 2019 review covers the final standards issued by standard setters, including the two final SASes issued by the AICPA as well as a new forensic standard and Technical Questions and Answers.

Melisa Galasso will also cover the sole ASU issued by FASB as well as two staff Q&As. Finally, GASB issued two Implementation Guides. This blog will give a brief overview of what you need to know about recently issued standards. Comments are due Oct. 28

AU-C 800, Special Considerations – Audits of Financial Statements Prepared in Accordance With Special Purpose Frameworks

AU-C 800, Special Considerations – Audits of Single Financial Statements and Specific Elements, Accounts, or Items of a Financial Statement

AU-C 810, Engagements to Report on Summary Financial Statements

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Upcoming Broadcast Note: Join Melisa Galasso at 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 10, for a one-hour credit A&A Rebroadcast Course on “The New AICPA Auditor’s Report,” a must-see for auditors. During SCACPA’s broadcast, Melisa will monitor a live Q&A chatroom.

SCACPA is excited to partner with Galasso Learning Solutions and the Genuine Learning Blog for real-time A&A updates and answers for SCACPA members. With over 15 years of experience in the accounting profession, Melisa Galasso designs and facilitates courses in advanced technical accounting and auditing topics, including not-for-profit and governmental accounting. She closely monitors regulatory bodies for changes in auditing and accounting guidance and serves as a subject matter expert in implementing the updated guidance.

Melisa was a speaker on audit topics at SCACPA’s 2019 Spring Splash. Look for her to return this November for Fall Fest as well as many seminars and rebroadcasts.

You can read SCACPA’s Q&A with Melisa conducted during some break time at Spring Splash here.