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Yellow Book Update - 2023

Total Credits: 2 including 2 Auditing (Governmental) - Technical

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Accounting and Auditing |  Yellow Book |  ACPEN Industry Institute
Melisa F. Galasso
Course Levels:
2 Hours
Product Setting: Expires 30 day(s) after program date.

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More and more entities need Yellow Book engagements, including a growing number of for-profit entities. In this course, we will review the unique independence requirements in GAGAS. We'll also review the new engagements that have been created as alternatives to Single Audits that requires the auditor to follow Yellow Book.

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Describe alternative engagements to single audits subject to Yellow Book
  • Recall the independence requirements in Yellow Book

Major Subjects
  • Yellow Book Independence
  • Data quality
  • Technical Update


Course Materials


Melisa F. Galasso's Profile

Melisa F. Galasso Related Seminars and Products

Founder and CEO

Galasso Learning Solutions LLC

Melisa Galasso is the founder and CEO of Galasso Learning Solutions LLC. A CPA with nearly 20 years of experience in the accounting profession, Melisa designs and facilitates courses in advanced technical acconting and auditing topics, including not-for-profit and governmental accounting. She also supports essential professional development, audit level training, and train the trainer efforts. Melisa is a Certified Professional in Talent Development (CPTD) and has earned the Association for Talent Development Master Trainer™ designation. Her passion for instructional design and adult learning techniques is one of the differentiators that set her apart from other CPE providers. Within the industry, Melisa serves on the FASB’s Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee (NAC), AICPA Council, and the VSCPA’s Board of Directors. She previously served on the AICPA’s Technical Issues Committee (TIC) and is a past-Chair of the NCACPA’s A&A committee. Melisa also authors the AICPA’s State and Local Government Guide and serves as a SME for the Center for Plain English Accounting.



Tue, Mar 26, 2024 - 10:30am to 12:18pm EDT
Sat, Mar 30, 2024 - 11:30am to 01:18pm EDT
Tue, Apr 02, 2024 - 04:30pm to 06:18pm EDT
Fri, Apr 05, 2024 - 01:00pm to 02:48pm EDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information


Prior experience with GAGAS

Advanced Preparation


Designed For

Ideal for practitioners serving nonprofit or governmental entities

Original Recording Date


Course Developer

Galasso Learning Solutions  

Date Added to Catalog


Yellow Book


Additional Information

Complaint Resolution Policy

Please contact Anne Taylor for any complaints., (972-377-8199). 

Official Registry Statement

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Instructional Delivery Method

Group Internet Based

Course Registration Requirements

Online Registration

Refund/Cancellation Policy

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Overall:      4.9

Total Reviews: 9