Event Detail

Auditing and Accounting Update 

Dates: You will receive credit for the sessions you attend

Session 1: Tuesday, Nov 2, 2021 from 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Session 2: Monday, Nov 8, 2021 from 3:00 pm  – 5:00 pm

Session 3 : Tuesday, Nov 9, 2021 from 9:00 am – 11:00 am (Note: the time change to avoid a conflict with the Ethics class scheduled in Columbia for CPA's)

Session 4: Wednesday, Nov 17, 2021 from 9:00 am – 11:00 am (Note: the date change to accommodate the Veteran's Day holiday)


CPE Credit: CPE Units: Eight (8)


Cost: $100 Members / $150 Nonmembers

Description: This class will focus on the upcoming proposed and to be implemented GASB’s as well as recently implemented ones. It will discuss the Single Audit and what you can expect from your auditors as well as what the Uniform Guidance requires of you, the entity. The financial statement preparation process as it relates to internal control and financial reporting will be highlighted. Also included will be a discussion on the “Required Supplementary Information” which is included in financial statements and the entity and auditors’ responsibilities for it. A discussion of the STO/CG/OSA “Closing Packages” will be highlighted in the group Q&A discussion.

Speaker: Mr. Steve Blake, CPA, CFE, CICA
Steve Blake came to South Carolina in May, 1983. He is an honor graduate of Southern College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting. He is a member of the Special Review Committee of the Government Finance Officers Association, for which he reviews comprehensive annual financial reports for the Certificate of Achievement Program. Steve has extensive experience with audits of State and local governmental entities, agencies of State and local government, non-profit entities, colleges and universities, federal and state grant programs. Steve is also a member of the Government Finance Officers Association of South Carolina and the South Carolina Association of CPA’s. Steve works with governmental and non-profit clients in providing attestation and training services. Besides being a CPA Steve holds the following additional certifications: Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified Internal Control Auditor and Chartered Global Management Accountant.