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Accounting & Auditing Update - 2023

Total Credits: 4 including 2 Accounting - Technical, 2 Auditing- Technical

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Accounting and Auditing |  ACPEN Industry Institute
Melisa F. Galasso
Course Levels:
4 Hours
Product Setting: Expires 30 day(s) after program date.



The course will start off with a look at the Accounting Standard Updates (ASUs) issued by the FASB that will be effective in 2023. We'll also review late breaking changes to the lease standard that may impact common control entities. We'll then turn our attention from accounting to auditing where we will cover the key SASes effective this year including new standards around auditing accounting estimates an risk assessment. This course focuses on what you need to know this year to be ready for 2023 year end financial reporting and audits. 

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Recognize changes to financial reporting effective in 2023
  • Recall the definition of a lease under Topic 842
  • Identify changes to the requirements for audit evidence

Major Subjects
  • Leases
  • FASB Update
  • Audit Evidence

Course Materials


Melisa F. Galasso's Profile

Melisa F. Galasso Related Seminars and Products

Founder and CEO

Galasso Learning Solutions LLC

Melisa Galasso is the founder and CEO of Galasso Learning Solutions LLC. A CPA with nearly 20 years of experience in the accounting profession, Melisa designs and facilitates courses in advanced technical acconting and auditing topics, including not-for-profit and governmental accounting. She also supports essential professional development, audit level training, and train the trainer efforts. Melisa is a Certified Professional in Talent Development (CPTD) and has earned the Association for Talent Development Master Trainer™ designation. Her passion for instructional design and adult learning techniques is one of the differentiators that set her apart from other CPE providers. Within the industry, Melisa serves on the FASB’s Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee (NAC), AICPA Council, and the VSCPA’s Board of Directors. She previously served on the AICPA’s Technical Issues Committee (TIC) and is a past-Chair of the NCACPA’s A&A committee. Melisa also authors the AICPA’s State and Local Government Guide and serves as a SME for the Center for Plain English Accounting.



Mon, Mar 18, 2024 - 08:30am to 12:08pm MDT
Thu, Mar 28, 2024 - 01:00pm to 04:38pm MDT
Wed, Apr 03, 2024 - 09:00am to 12:38pm MDT
Mon, Apr 08, 2024 - 08:30am to 12:08pm MDT
Thu, Apr 25, 2024 - 01:00pm to 04:38pm MDT
Mon, Apr 29, 2024 - 08:30am to 12:08pm MDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information


Prior experience with GAAP or GAAS

Advanced Preparation


Designed For

Ideal for accountants in public practice and industry

Original Recording Date


Yellow Book


Course Developer

Galasso Learning Solutions

Date Added to Catalog


Additional Information

Complaint Resolution Policy

Please contact Anne Taylor for any complaints., (972-377-8199). 

Official Registry Statement

Business Professionals' Network, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

Instructional Delivery Method

Group Internet Based

Course Registration Requirements

Online Registration

Refund/Cancellation Policy

Please contact the ACPEN help desk 1-877-602-9877 or if you wish to cancel your attendance for a previously purchased webcast and are requesting a refund or transfer. 



Overall:      4.7

Total Reviews: 96


Arumugaswamy B

"Excellent Couse requires minimum Six hours of Study materials."

Billips B

"Very good presenter. Clear and precise in speaking. Well done!!!"

David O - Manchester, Connecticut

"It was s great overview of new/updates."