Loscalzo’s most sought-after course is a must to keep you on top of the continuing changes in the profession. Whether these changes are in technical standards or professional standards, the course authors will evaluate and emphasize those changes with broad application and offer detailed practical guidance and illustrations.
Participants will be able to apply the changes and discuss the issues surrounding recently issued accounting, auditing, preparation, compilation and review pronouncements, and relevant proposals.
This program focuses on all things the accounting professional should be aware of including:
• Accounting standard updates
• FASB/IASB convergence projects
• Private company issues
• Audit service issues
• ARSC initiatives, preparation, compilation and review updates and initiatives, AICPA activities
Howard Sibelman, CPA, MBT
Howard Sibelman, CPA, MBT, licensed as a CPA in California, is a discussion leader for Loscalzo Institute, a Kaplan company. Most recently, as the former Education Director and Director of Subscriber Services for Crowe Horwath International, an international network of 140 accounting firms, Howard provided leadership on audit methodology, the CaseWare CH International Audit Template, training initiatives, and accounting and auditing technical support to the CH International Subscriber Group.Immediately prior to joining CH International, Howard was a Business Assurance Partner at Moss Adams, the 11th largest accounting firm in the U.S. At Moss Adams, he was a member of the firm’s International Services Group, IFRS Core Training Group, and Quality Control Coordinator for the Los Angeles office.Howard recently served as Chairman of the state of California’s Accounting Principles and Assurance Standards Committee. He has extensive experience in accounting, auditing and consulting to middle-market companies.An integral part of Howard’s background is education. During his 45+ year career as an auditor (30+ years as an audit partner), he was National CPE Director for a national CPA firm, an instructor at USC, on the faculty of two of the largest CPA review courses, and has authored and facilitated numerous firm and CPA Society education programs.Howard received his Bachelor of Science in Economics (major in accounting) cum laude from Brooklyn College and his Master of Business Taxation from the University of Southern California (USC). Howard was also a founding member of the AICPA Employee Benefit Plans Quality Center Executive Committee.close
Basic audit and accounting course or experience
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