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9. Update on Standards for Audit and Attestation Engagements

ID: 58569
Wednesday October 25, 2023 11:00AM - 12:15PM

- Break down recently issued auditing and attestation standards. 

- Utilize auditor reporting suite of standards and agreed-upon procedures standards. 

- Consider current proposed standards that are in public exposure.


Michael Manspeaker
Michael Manspeaker, CPA CGMA is an Assurance Services Partner with Smith Elliott Kearns & Company, LLC (Hagerstown, MD) serving clients primarily in the Mid-Atlantic area. He has over 40 years’ experience working with private companies and employee benefit plans. He is also active in the peer review process, performing peer reviews and working as CPA on Staff with Coastal Peer Review, who administers reviews for North Carolina and Maryland firms. Mike is a member of the AICPA Accounting and Review Services Committee (ARSC) and serves on the Auditing Standards Board Attestation Standards Task Force and Audits of Less Complex Entities (LCE) Task Force. He is also a member of the IAASB LCE Reference Group. He is a past member and Zone 2 chair for the AICPA Technical Issues Committee, former Chair of the Maryland Association of CPAs and the MACPA Peer Review Committee and former member of the AICPA Auditing Standards Board.