The Vest Pocket CPA
Publication Date: 2008-01-29
The Vest Pocket CPA, fourth edition, helps you quickly pinpoint what to look for, what to watch out for, what to do, and how to do it. In an easy-to-use Q & A format, it covers such useful topics as financial measures, ratios, and procedures and includes checklists, samples, and worked-out solutions to a variety of accounting problems. Whether in public practice or private industry, professionals will have this reliable reference tool at their fingertips. Fully revised, this edition includes complete coverage of the New Risk Assessment Auditing Standards and Standards of the PCAOB, covers new pronouncements on important accounting principles including fair value measurement, financial assets, accounting changes, exchanges of nonmonetary assets, and compilation and review services. It adds new chapters on professional ethics and quality controls for CPA firms. Packed with practical techniques and rules of thumb for analyzing, evaluating, and solving day-to-day accounting issues.