Wiley CPA Exam Review Fast Track Study Guide

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John Wiley & Sons, Jun 15, 2010 - Study Aids - 384 pages
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This tightly focused study guide ––now thoroughlyupdated to cover the latest changes in the CPAExam––cuts away all the excess information to simplygive you what you need to know. Presenting the absolute key pointsand precise steps to take in preparing for the CPA Exam, the WileyCPA Exam Review Fast Track Study Guide, Fourth Edition includessample questions and solutions that will help you master the CPAExamination.O. Ray Whittington, well-known author and professor,has compiled this book using his extensive experience in preparingcandidates for the CPA Exam. His time-honored and highly successfuloutline approach includes:

  • The most essential and current material needed to successfullypass the exam, including discussion of the simulation-stylequestions
  • Thoroughly revised content to prepare readers for the newcomputerized CPA Exam
  • Test-taking strategies, tips, and techniques
  • Coverage of new financial accounting standards including SFAS155, Accounting for Certain Hybrid Financial Instruments; 157, FairValue Measurements; and 159, Fair Value Option for Financial Assetsand Financial Liabilities
  • Coverage of new auditing standards, especially AICPA Statementon Auditing Standards Nos. 104 through 111 (Risk AssessmentStandards) and the latest PCAOBs
  • You can pass the CPA Exam —Wiley CPA Exam Review FastTrack Study Guide, Fourth Edition helps you preparefor, master theconcepts in—and pass—the CPA Exam.

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This review guide was written before the overhaul of the CPA exam to the degree that it did not address the current four section format of AUDBECFARREG. So while it was interesting to note the changes that have been made I did not find it useful in actual test preparation or strategy development. Read full review

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About the author (2010)

O. Ray Whittington, CPA, PhD (Chicago, IL) is the dean of the College of Commerce at DePaul University. Prior to joining the faculty of DePaul, he was the Director of Accountancy at San Diego State University. From 1989 through 1991, he was the Director of Auditing Research for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and he previously was on the audit staff of KPMG. Ray previously served as a member of the Auditing Standards Board of the AICPA and as a member of the Accounting and Review Services Committee and the Board of Regents of the Institute of Internal Auditors. Professor Whittington has published numerous textbooks, articles, monographs, and continuing education courses in addition to being the author of the Wiley CPA Exam Review books.

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