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Governmental Auditing Update: Yellow Book & Uniform Guidance - 2023

Total Credits: 4 including 4 Auditing (Governmental) - Technical

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



Yellow Book and Single Audit engagements are considered must select engagements for Peer Review. This course will cover the Yellow Book independence requirements which are required any time an auditor is performing a Yellow Book or Single Audit even when the engagement is for a for-profit entity. We'll also review the new alternative engagements that have been created by various federal agencies to provide alternatives to Single Audits including SVOG, CSLFRF, and PRF engagements. We'll close with a look at the major changes in the 2023 Compliance Supplement and the COVID deficiencies identified by the federal agencies and peer reviewers. 

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Identify changes to single audits as a result of the 2023 Compliance Supplement 
  • Describe alternative engagements to single audits subject to Yellow Book
  • Recall common deficiencies found related to COVID-19 funding
  • Recall the independence requirements in Yellow Book

Major Subjects
  • SAS 134 and 140
  • Yellow Book Update
  • Uniform Guidance 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, Apr 23, 2024 - 12:00pm to 03:36pm AKDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information


Prior experience with GAGAS and Uniform Guidance

Advanced Preparation


Designed For

Ideal for CPAs performing Yellow Book and Uniform Guidance audits

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

Please contact the ACPEN help desk 1-877-602-9877 or if you wish to cancel your attendance for a previously purchased webcast and are requesting a refund or transfer. 



Overall:      4.8

Total Reviews: 26


Julia V

"Presenter was highly knowledgeable in the subject matter of the webinar materials. She interacted very well with the materials and her explanations to the participants of the webinar. She was easy to follow. "

Mark F

"Melisa did a great job of presenting the material. She was very thorough and interesting to listen to."