Common Findings Found in a Single Audit — How Auditees Can Prepare

Product ID: 17901

Webinar • Tuesday, August 24, 2021 • 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET | Qualifies for 1.5 CAE


While the purpose and programs of federal-award recipients vary, the findings that arise during their Single Audits are very much the same.

If you could analyze these most-common mistakes now, you could tune up your internal controls to avoid them.

This upcoming webinar does just that—explaining what these findings are, what mistakes cause them and what changes you can make to clear the way to a smoother audit.

Register now for Common Findings Found in a Single Audit – How Auditees Can Prepare.

In this 90-minute webinar, audit and accounting expert Tom Sneeringer spotlights the most-common findings that arise from today’s Single Audits.  You’ll learn what leads to these mistakes—and what approaches can keep you compliant.

Early warning on changes needed in your current systems.  Insights on everything from the control environment to risk analysis, communications and monitoring will help you find tune compliance to avoid findings--and the damage they can cause to your reputation. Plus, you’ll have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now 

for expert guidance on how to turn your educational content into a bottom-line asset for growing membership and revenues, including:

  • The 12 compliance requirements tested during a Single Audit
  • The most-common findings cited by auditors and the auditees’ missteps that cause them
  • Internal control design and operational effectiveness strategies for avoiding compliance findings
  • How interplay between the 5 components of the COSO internal controls model affects compliance

This webinar helps you learn from others’ mistakes so you can make changes now to avoid similar findings in your own Single Audit.

Register now for Common Findings Found in a Single Audit – How Auditees Can Prepare.

Meet Your Webinar Leaders

Tom has over 30 years of audit and accounting experience, specializing in nonprofit organizations. His responsibilities include directing engagements, preparing financial statements, composing management letters and advising clients on accounting and internal control policies.

Tom’s clients include 501(c)(3) organizations, colleges and universities, independent schools and national associations. In addition, he has extensive experience performing Uniform Guidance compliance audits and engagements in accordance with Yellow Book requirements. He frequently conducts seminars for clients, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants, the Greater Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants and other organizations on key issues facing nonprofit organizations. Tom is one of the firm experts on the COSO Framework, especially as it applied to nonprofit organizations, and one of the first in the country to complete the COSO Internal Control Certificate.

Tom’s community involvement includes: Finance and Administration Roundtable (past Chair); Board of Directors, Washington School for Girls.

Who Should Attend

This webinar is of value to for finance professionals wanting to avoid findings during the Single Audit. Attendees who will benefit most include:

  • CFOs
  • Controllers
  • Compliance Officers
  • Program Directors (of federal awards)

Don't wait, register your entire team today!

CAE Credits: All live webinar attendees are eligible for 1.5 CAE credit hours. Association TRENDS is a CAE Approved Provider. Our programs meet the requirements for fulfilling the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the Certified Association Executive credential. We will maintain records of your participation in accord with CAE policies. For more information about the CAE credential or Approved Provider program, please visit

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