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Employee benefit plan auditing

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Based on the AICPA Competency Framework: Employee Benefit Plan Auditing, these learning resources are designed to enhance CPAs’ knowledge and skills necessary to perform high-quality employee benefit plan audit engagements. Use these resources to build competencies around auditing employee benefit plans and set yourself apart in the market so that clients and employers feel confident in your work and ability to conduct these audits.

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Documenting Your EBP Audit: What You Need to Know

Tackle the areas of Employee Benefit Plans (EBP) audits where detailed documentation is critical to supporting the audit conclusions.

Webcast Defined contribution plans Foundational

Codification of Statements on Auditing Standards

Get the up-to-date information you need to conduct successful audits and provide high-quality services to your clients.

Publication Authoritative guidance Foundational

Professional Ethics: 2020 Update and Refresher

A refresher on important ethics requirements to ensure your services are performed with integrity and objectivity, and, where required, independence.

Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Audit Sampling: Audit Guide

Introduces statistical and nonstatistical sampling approaches, and features case studies illustrating the use of different sampling methods, including classical...

Publication Sampling Intermediate

Audits of 401(k) Plans

This webcast will walk you through how to audit a 401(k) plan and prepare financial statements that satisfy ERISA and SEC requirements as well as provide information...

Webcast Defined contribution plans Intermediate

AICPA Peer Review Must-Select Industry Update: Employee Benefit Plans

Offering valuable information essential to all peer reviewers of employee benefit plan (EBP) audit engagements, this course discusses key areas of focus in the Peer...

Course – Online Defined contribution plans Foundational

AICPA Women's Global Leadership Summit

Nov 10-12, 2020 - The AICPA & CIMA Women's Global Leadership Summit brings together insights and lessons from the lives of those who are living the things that others...

Conference – Live Influence Foundational

Auditing Employee Benefit Plans

Designed to give you an understanding of requirements and audit procedures related to defined contribution, defined benefit, and health and welfare plans.

Course – Online,   Course – Textbook Financial reporting Foundational

Professional Ethics: The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants' Comprehensive Course

Covers the basic tenets of ethical and professional conduct and the principles of ethics.

Course – Textbook,   Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Employee Benefit Plans: Audit and Accounting Guide

Designed to bridge the gaps between the what, why and how to satisfy your auditor responsibilities, this guide gives you confidence when issuing your audit reports, or...

Publication Financial reporting Intermediate

Employee Benefit Plans Industry Developments - Audit Risk Alert

Features discussions on new developments and issues auditors may face in their current audits, and a look at what's in the pipeline that may affect your engagements.

Publication Audit risk assessment Foundational

Intermediate Employee Benefit Plans Audit Certificate Exam

Complete this exam to demonstrate your ability to perform employee benefit plan audits and earn the Intermediate Employee Benefit Plans Audit Certificate.

Course – Online Defined contribution plans Intermediate