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Performing a Single Audit Under the Uniform Guidance
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Performing a Single Audit Under the Uniform Guidance

Learn the fundamentals of a Uniform Guidance compliance audit.

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Dec 07, 2022

NASBA Field of Study

Auditing (Governmental)



CPE Credits



Melisa F. Galasso


3 months

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Fundamentals of a Compliance Audit

This webcast covers:

  • Basic elements of the audit
  • How GAAS and the Yellow Book apply to the compliance audit
  • The different types of federal awards
  • Audit implications for a recipient or subrecipient
  • Who must undergo this type of engagement

The schedule of expenditures of federal awards is introduced, along with a description of major program determination and the auditor's responsibilities related to testing and reporting.

Key Topics

  • Fundamentals of a compliance audit performed under the Uniform Guidance
  • Guidance identifying federal awards
  • Pass-through entities and subrecipients
  • Schedule of expenditure of federal awards
  • Determination of major programs
  • Using the compliance supplement
  • Uniform guidance administrative requirements and cost principles
  • Testing internal control over compliance
  • Testing compliance
  • Writing an audit finding
  • Reporting requirements of a single audit

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify what a single audit encompasses.
  • Identify key auditee and auditor responsibilities in the compliance audit of federal awards.
  • Identify the basic audit requirements in a Uniform Guidance compliance audit.
  • Recognize key considerations related to the auditor's responsibilities regarding testing and reporting on compliance under the Uniform Guidance.

Who Will Benefit

  • Auditors performing single audit engagements, governmental finance staff, and staff of not-for-profit entities interacting with auditors
Credit Info
CPE Credits
NASBA Field of Study
Auditing (Governmental)
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Melisa F. Galasso
Melisa F. Galasso is the founder and CEO of Galasso Learning Solutions LLC. A CPA with over 15 years of experience in the accounting profession, Melisa designs and facilitates courses in advanced technical accounting and auditing topics, including not for profit and governmental accounting. Her passion is providing high-quality CPE that is meaningful, creates efficiencies and improves quality, and positively impacts ROI. She also supports essential professional development, audit level training, and train the trainer efforts. She is a member of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) Not-For-Profit Advisory Council (NAC). She served on the AICPA’s Technical Issues Committee, has had leadership roles on various A&A committees, and serves on the VSCPA’s Board of Directors. She was honored as “40 under 40” — by CPA Practice Advisor — in 2017 and 2018, was named the 2019 Rising Star by her regional NAWBO chapter, received the Don Farmer award for achievement in technical content instruction, and earned several other awards for public speaking and technical training.

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Dec 07, 2022
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