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Governmental Accounting & Auditing Conference

ID: 59848
Wednesday July 17, 2024 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Topics: Audit + Assurance Financial Accounting, Reporting + Analysis


This annual conference, presented by New Jersey Society of CPAS, will help you effectively implement current and new standards from the GASB, overcome implementation issues, enact changes in single audits, comply with local government regulations and circumvent fraud in your organization. 


CPAs, auditors, city officials and other financial professionals who are involved in local government audits 


•Learn how to effectively implement new and existing government accounting standards. 

•Learn what’s new at national and state accounting agencies and receive practical guidance. 

•Stay up to date on changes in single audits and prevent audit deficiencies. 

•Learn from case studies of governmental fraud. 


8-8:50 a.m. 

Single Audit Update 

John D’Amico, CPA and Philip Marciano, CPA, CGFM – Marks Paneth LLP 

This session will provide an update on the most recent changes in single audits. Common single audit deficiencies will be reviewed, and suggestions will be provided to help auditors avoid these errors. 

9-10:15 a.m. 

GASB Update 

Kara Deiana, CPA - Governmental Accounting Standards Board 

This session will provide an overview of the GASB pronouncements that will become effective in the upcoming fiscal years, including recently issued Statement No. 103, Financial Reporting Model Improvements. This session also will include a discussion of the active projects that are on the GASB’s technical and research agenda. 

10:30-11:20 a.m. 

Governmental Fraud 

Robert Glantz, Special Agent – Internal Revenue Service 

Details coming soon 

11:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m. 

SAS 145 Update 

Details coming soon 

12:20-12:50 Lunch 


Government Auditing Update 

Sam Latimer, CPA, CFE – Galasso Learning Solutions 

Details coming soon 

2:15-3:05 p.m.

New Jersey Department of Education Update 

Shifra Jenkins – New Jersey Department of Education 

This session will review changes to the audit program, updates on state aid, news on grants and findings as well as other Department of Education developments. 

3:10-4 p.m. 

New Jersey DLGS Update 

Hear from the DLGS about current initiatives and what is planned for the future.