CE/CPE Course Information

Compilation of Financial Statements -- Clarified Standards

CPE Credits: 4
Subject Area: Accounting and Auditing
Field of Study: Accounting
Program Level: Overview
Lesson Version: 18-1
Publication/Revision Date: August 21, 2019
Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation: None
Written By: William A. Hillison, Ph.D., CPA, CMA

Learning
Objectives
After completing this course, you will be able to
  • Answer technical questions about the nature of a compilation and how it differs from a preparation, a review, or an audit of financial statements
  • Apply the general principles for compilation engagements
  • Identify and perform the necessary compilation procedures
  • Report on a compilation engagement
Course Topics
  1. Overview
  2. General Principles for SSARSs Engagements (AR-C 60)
  3. Performing a Compilation (AR-C 80)
  4. Reporting on the Financial Statements (AR-C 80)

This self-study course consists of an Audiovisual presentation or a 20-question True/False Introductory quiz, a Knowledge Transfer Outline with multiple-choice questions for study and review, and a Qualified Assessment of 20 questions.

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