AICPA’s Auditing Standards Board (ASB) issued SSAE 22, Review Engagements, completing the update of the attestation standards. SSAE 19 modernized AUPs, SSAE 21 modernized examinations, and now SSAE 22 will focus on Review Engagements.

The new standard clarifies that the objective of a review engagement is to obtain limited assurance about whether any material modifications should be made to the subject matter in order for it to be in accordance with the criteria. SSAE 22 is effective for reports dated on or after June 15, 2022.

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. Melisa is be a speaker on audit topics at SCACPA’s annual Fall Fest and Spring Splash conferences. She also takes part in many SCACPA seminars and rebroadcasts.

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.