2019 Accounting and Assurance Update

Updates and proposals to accounting standards (ASPE and ASNPO) and assurance standards (CAS and non-CAS).  Also included is an update to new and proposed non-assurance standards including compilation engagements.  For standards effective 2019 and subsequent periods.  

On demand, 1 hour(s)

$99 ($129)

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Course Description

Accounting for retractable and mandatorily redeemable preferred shares in a tax planning arrangement

Accounting for related party financial instruments and significant disclosures

Changes to NFPO standards for tangible assets, intangible assets and collections.

Assurance changes to CAS 540 - Estimates and Compliance Reporting

Proposed standards including CAS 315 and Compilation Engagements

and more 

Course Walkthrough

  • 2019 Accounting and Auditing Update
  • Feedback
  • Certificate: 2019 Accounting and Assurance Update

About the Instructor(s)

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Jennifer McCann

Jennifer McCann is the vice-president of FocusROI Inc. and CEO of FocusCPD Inc. With over 20 years of experience, Jennifer assists accounting firms with the effective and efficient application of accounting and assurance standards, the maintenance of quality control systems, and the creation and development of relevant training programs.

Prior to joining FocusROI, Jennifer was a senior manager at EY, working in the private mid-market practice of the National Professional Practice Group. There she consulted partners and staff on various accounting and assurance matters, performed quality reviews, and delivered partner and staff training. She has held senior management positions at other mid-sized and national accounting firms where, in addition to managing client engagements, she developed audit templates, programmed audit automation software, led the staff training initiatives and performed quality control procedures.

Jennifer is currently serving as a member of the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) Data Analytics Project Advisory Panel and is also an active program instructor for the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario.