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    Financial Reporting Training and Development 

    The AICPA provides guidance and training as a means to help you enhance your knowledge, understanding, and competencies in the areas of accounting and financial reporting, audit and attest services, and nonaudit services. Whether it’s a conference or CPE course you’re looking for, the AICPA offers a variety of learning opportunities. CPE is available in the following formats: self-study, group study (on-site or off-site), and online, and for a variety of key topics and industries.

    CPE is required for CPAs to maintain their professional competence and provide quality professional services.

    2015 Advanced Personal Financial Planning Conference 2015 AICPA CFO Conference
    AICPA Conference on Current SEC and PCAOB Developments
    The 2015 AICPA Advanced Personal Financial Planning Conference is an intensive, high-level event that will help you prepare for the impact legislative and regulation changes will have on your practice and your clients.
    This unique conference is designed by CFOs, for CFOs.  The AICPA CFO Conference is an intensive two-day learning, brainstorming and networking event that focuses on trends and developments that are most relevant to CFOs.
    Essential guidance for SEC-reporting entities and their auditors at the most comprehensive SEC update of the year. Your source for the latest in accounting and reporting guidance specific to SEC-reporting companies.

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    Advanced Accounting & Auditing Quarterly Update Series

    CPAs constantly meet new challenges as auditing and accounting standards evolve and new best practices emerge. The AICPA's online learning series allows you to stay connected year-round. By subscribing to this dynamic series, you will gain access to quarterly updates focusing on critical A&A issues; take an intricate look into the complex rules and regulatory standards that have been newly mandated or changed; and be given practical guidance on the latest trends impacting accounting and auditing professionals.

    These sessions cover advanced topics, with a particular focus on emerging practice issues and areas of divergence in practice.

    Upcoming sessions:
    • January 7, 2015
    Register today!
      AICPA Practitioners Symposium and Tech+ Conference

    The 2015 Practitioners Symposium and TECH+ Conference will help you define a clear path for the future by providing you the latest learning, tools and technological information to keep you on the cutting edge.

    Gain knowledge on the most current business management and practice management topics. Explore the emerging technologies, and how the dramatic shift towards mobile and cloud-based solutions have changed the way business is being conducted. And uncover new marketing and business development techniques that can help you better focus on where you want to go, and how you are going to get there.

    Register today!



    It is more critical than ever for CPAs to remain current on financial reporting developments that affect their business or firm. The AICPA brings you relevant news articles, newsletters, a dedicated magazine for the profession, various publications, and links to news from the accounting and auditing standard setters themselves in one convenient location.


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    Audit Risk Assessment Tool


    The Audit Risk Assessment Tool and Guide walks an experienced auditor through the risk assessment procedures to document those decisions necessary to prepare an effective and efficient audit program. Designed to be used in lieu of cumbersome checklists, the tool provides a top-down, risk-based approach to the identification of high risk areas to allow for appropriate tailoring of audit programs that will result in audit efficiencies. The tool is available as an online subscription and includes access to the full Audit Guide Assessing and Responding to Risk in a Financial Statement Audit.
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