Practictioner's Guide to GAAS - ACC805 (40 CPE Hours)
The clearest, easiest-to-use guide to understanding all the clarified standards, including the new attestation standards—fully updated!
This comprehensive guide to understanding Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS) is not just about auditing. It addresses the toughest part of an accountant's job—identifying, interpreting, and applying the many audit, attest, review, compilation, and preparation standards relevant to a particular engagement.
Wiley Practitioner's Guide to GAAS 2018 offers a clear and accessible distillation of the official language of GAAS, Statements on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAEs), and Statements on Standards for Accounting and Review Services (SSARSs)—as well as advice on exactly how to remain fully compliant with each.
Wiley Practitioner's Guide to GAAS 2018 is organized according to the logical arrangement of the clarified standards, presenting each section individually, and explaining how it is related to the engagement process. Guidance is offered on the entire process, in the form of practice notes, checklists, questionnaires, and real-world examples, illustrating how the fundamental requirements of each section are applied.
Other key features include:
A brief identification of each auditing, SSAE, and SSARS section, with effective dates and tips on how to apply it
Highlights of new requirements in the clarified attestation standards
Concise listing and descriptions of each section's specific mandates, including definitions
Easy-to-read capsule summary of interpretations, plus selected technical alerts
Helpful techniques for remaining compliant with each standard
The most comprehensive guide to FASB Codifications, updated with the latest pronouncements
Wiley GAAP 2019is the essential resource for US GAAP implementation. Covering all codifications by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB)—including the latest updates—this book provides clear explanations and practical examples for real-world application of these dynamic guidelines. Each chapter includes relevant sources of GAAP and expert guidance on interpretation, terminology, relevant concepts, and applicable rules, while in-depth discussion on the issues surrounding specific pronouncements offers informative perspective for a variety of scenarios.
This user-friendly reference covers every pronouncement currently in effect or being deliberated—including FASB Technical Bulletins, FASB Implementation Guides, AcSEC Practice Bulletins, and AICPA Accounting Interpretations—in a single volume, fully referenced to the FASB Current Text and cross-referenced to the new FASB codification system. Clear and concise without sacrificing depth or rigor, this invaluable resource simplifies research and helps CPAs and other accounting professionals ensure accuracy and compliance.
Examine the latest changes to US GAAP standards and practices
Gain expert perspectives on the issues surrounding specific pronouncements
Learn how the standards translate to common real-world scenarios
Clarify implementation through numerous illustrations and real-world examples
Staying up-to-date with constantly-evolving guidelines is a challenge, but the requirement for accurate interpretation and appropriate application adds an additional layer of complexity in an area where noncompliance could expose an organization to significant risk.Wiley GAAP 2019provides the guidance, insight, and perspective accounting professionals need to ensure accurate and up-to-date GAAP implementation.
The Professionals Guide to Fair Value - 20 CPE hours (ACC245)
An all-encompassing guide to the elements and basics of fair value. With the important role fair value is playing in the creation of a converged set of global accounting standards, demand for products in this category is growing spectacularly. The elements and basics of fair value are covered, including risk, dealing with the SEC, and details on legal responsibility. In addition, sample financial statements are included, along with tables, recommended applicable techniques, and management checklists for those who are responsible for preparing and approving of financial statements.Written by the Chairman and co-CEO of the International Association of Consultants, Valuators and Analysts (IACVA)Includes sample financial statements of both U.S. and foreign companiesAppropriate for anyone involved professionally with finance—managers, accountants, investors, bankers, instructors, and students--The Professional's Guide to Fair Value is a reliable reference on the ins and outs of fair value financial disclosure.
No additional testing, grading or certificate fees. No prerequisites. Course level: Basic
2018 GAAP for Governments - 20 CPE hours (ACC806)
Wiley GAAP for Governments 2018 provides the latest information on GAAP, with coverage designed specifically for government entities. With a focus on the practical rather than the academic, this book provides insightful, up to date implementation information and explanations of the important developments in governmental GAAP that have occurred in the past year.
Exclusive coverage includes school districts, public authorities, and individual pension plans financial statements, with a disclosure checklist that helps preparers ensure compliance. Visual aids help facilitate the reader's understanding of the material, providing a comprehensive guide to financial reporting for governments at the state and local level. This reliable guide is an industry favorite for its accessibility, completeness, and relevance, helping readers achieve and maintain compliance with minimal burden.
Governmental accounting standards are continuously being released, growing in complexity with each iteration. Wiley GAAP for Governments is updated annually to provide the most up-to-date information available, with thorough explanations and expert implementation advice.
Get up to speed on the newest accounting pronouncements
Understand how GAAP applies to government bodies and pension plans
Refer to disclosure checklists designed specifically for government entities
Study flowcharts, diagrams, and charts to gain a deeper understanding
This user-friendly guide is organized for easy navigation, and designed to help preparers quickly find, understand, and apply the information they need.
Expert guidance through the increasing complexity of preparation and implementation of relevant changes is what makes Wiley GAAP for Governments 2018 the reference financial professionals keep on their desks rather than on their bookshelves.
All course materials provided No additional testing, grading or certificate fees No prerequisites
2018 International Financial Reporting Standards - 40 CPE Hours (ACC810)
The one-stop resource for IFRS interpretation and application, updated for 2018
Wiley IFRS 2018 offers a complete resource for the interpretation and application of the latest International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as outlined by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB). With up-to-date coverage and a host of practical tools, this book provides invaluable guidance on the expanding framework for unified financial reporting. Organised for easy navigation, each chapter includes general statement information followed by topic-specific discussion to facilitate both quick-reference and in-depth study. The expert team at PKF International provides authoritative insight from a practitioner's perspective: IFRIC interpretations and practical real-world guidance ensure full understanding of the newest standards, and the Disclosure Checklist helps verify compliance.
The IASB's efforts are paying off as more and more countries around the globe either adopt IFRS as their national standards, or adjust local standards in alignment. A working understanding of IFRS application is becoming essential, even as the rules continue to evolve. This book provides full coverage of the latest standards and thorough guidance for implementation.
Review the latest IFRS rules and standards
Apply guidelines and best practices appropriately
Gain expert insight on IFRS interpretation and implementation
Ensure compliance and verify completeness
Uniform financial reporting reduces the costs of financial statement preparation for multinational companies, and streamlines the assessment of business results. As the standards themselves evolve, so must practitioners' understanding of how to apply them correctly in real-world cases. Wiley IFRS 2018 offers a complete, up-to-date reference to help you apply and comply with the latest international standards.
All course materials provided
No additional testing, grading or certificate fees
The move to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is the single most important initiative in the financial reporting world, with more than 100 countries requiring or allowing the use of IFRS for the preparation of financial statements by publicly held companies. It is expected that by 2011, more than 150 countries will be converting to it.It's clear that IFRS is here to stay—get the expert advice you need to properly implement IFRS with Understanding IFRS Fundamentals: International Financial Reporting Standards.
Filled with easy-to-follow examples and case studies, Understanding IFRS Fundamentals: International Financial Reporting Standards is your handy resource to all things IFRS, presenting: Authoritative advice and simple explanations of IFRS standardsTopical arrangement of issues of common interest to financial statement preparers and usersExtracts from published financial statements illustrating practical implications for applying IFRSGuidance for finance professionals in more than 100 countries that have either adopted or adapted to IFRSA practical reference with the answers to your issues of interest, Understanding IFRS Fundamentals: International Financial Reporting Standards serves as an essential resource for when you need information in a hurry.
No additional testing, grading or certificate fees. No prerequisites. Course level: Basic.