To help CPAs meet the challenges of performing quality audits in this unique and complex area, the AICPA has established the Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center, a firm-based voluntary membership center for firms that audit employee benefit plans.

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AICPA Competency and Learning
Employee benefit plan audit learning resources are now available on the AICPA | CIMA Competency and Learning website, featuring new knowledge checks.
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lock Reminder: Mandatory Participation in the 2017 Designated Partner Audit Planning Webinar
Center membership requires all EBPAQC member firms to have their audit partner designated with firm-wide responsibility for the quality of the firm's ERISA employee benefit audit practice (Designated Partner) participate in the annual EBPAQC Designated Partner Audit Planning webinar.

About the Center 

The Center is a voluntary membership organization for firms that perform or are interested in performing ERISA employee benefit plan audits. The Center was established to promote the quality of employee benefit plan audits.

Resources & Tools 

The EBPAQC has many valuable resources and tools available to help members. They are provided to members in periodic EAlerts and are also available on the Center's website.

Summary of EBPAQC resources and tools

EBPAQC Website Tutorial 

Members, you have asked, we listened. Please click on the video for a tutorial on navigating the EBPAQC website.

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Member Discussion Forum 

Network, exchange information, share best practices, and discuss issues with other member firms, like your own, that have demonstrated a commitment to audit quality. This forum is for members only. Visit our membership page for information on EBPAQC's benefits.

Member-to-Member Discussion Forum

EBPAQC Alerts 

EBPAQC Alert No. 381
Register for the March 9, 2017 - 11-K Audit Live Forum Webinar

EBPAQC Alert No. 379
Plan Advisory on Limited Scope Audits; Using Plan Advisories as a Resource for Your Firm and Clients

EBPAQC Alert No. 378
Register for the January 27th Mandatory  EBPAQC Designated Partners 2017 Audit Planning Webinar

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