The Resource CPA Exam For Dummies, (electronic resource)

CPA Exam For Dummies, (electronic resource)

Label
CPA Exam For Dummies
Title
CPA Exam For Dummies
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Get started on the path to passing the CPA exam today Passing the CPA exam can be the first step to a long and rewarding career. With CPA Exam For Dummies, you''ll get a full overview of the exam, information on how to register, the requirements for taking and passing the tests, as well as a review of the four sections. This comprehensive introductory study guide provides you with a wealth of information, including all the current AICPA content requirements in auditing and attestation, business environment and concepts, financial accounting and reporting, and accounting regulation. From start
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boyd, Kenneth W
Dewey number
657.076
Index
no index present
LC call number
HF5661
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Accountants -- Examinations -- Study guides
  • Accounting -- Examinations, questions, etc
  • Accounting -- Problems, exercises, etc
  • Accounting -- Study guides
  • Accounting
Label
CPA Exam For Dummies, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=87ABF7CC-EE63-4A0F-847D-FF4139396CB3
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Description based upon print version of record
  • Would you like another? Forecasting sales using marginal utility
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents at a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Foolish Assumptions; Icons Used in This Book; Beyond the Book; Where to Go from Here; Part I: Getting Started with the CPA Exam; Chapter 1: So You Want to Become a CPA; Added Responsibilities with a CPA Designation; Considering What a CPA Does; Accounting work and controller positions; Auditing, reviews, and compilations; Preparing tax returns; Branching out into other careers; Comparing a CPA to Other Credentials; Checking out the chartered financial analyst (CFA) credential
  • Mulling over the certified valuation analyst (CVA) credentialUnderstanding the CPA Licensing Requirements; Knowing what you need for a license to practice public accounting; Walking through CPA exam topics; Chapter 2: Getting Acquainted with the CPA Exam; Knowing What's on the Exam; Financial accounting and reporting; Auditing and attestation; Regulation; Business environment and concepts; Understanding the Exam Format; Navigating the online tests; Encountering different types of questions; Looking at the structure of the tests; Going Over the Skills You Need to Succeed on the Exam
  • Applying a body of knowledgeWritten communication; Understanding How the Tests Are Weighted; How Did You Do? Knowing How The Exam Is Graded; Chapter 3: Preparing to Take the Exam; Making Sure You've Met the Prerequisites; Considering your amount of education; Adding in your experience; Reviewing the licensing requirements; Applying to Take the Exam; Applying for special accommodations; Scheduling the Exam; Where to take the test; When to take it; Canceling and rescheduling your test date; Considerations before the Exam; Having a study plan; Psyching yourself up; Arriving at the Test Center
  • Sitting at the ExamFollowing the rules; Helping to improve the exam for others; Chapter 4: Implementing a Study Program; Putting Together a Strategy for Multiple-Choice Questions; Going over the structure of a question; Mulling over traits of a well-written question; Answering a multiple-choice question; Considering Task-Based Simulations; Audit and attestation (AUD) simulation; Financial accounting and reporting (FAR) simulation; Looking at Written Communication Questions; Setting an Overall Study Schedule; Scheduling factors to consider; Using a study planner
  • Creating a Study Plan For Each TestAuditing and attestation study plan; Financial accounting and reporting study plan; Regulation study plan; Business environment and concepts study plan; Following Up after Your Tests; Considering your results; Appealing your score; Part II: Business Environment and Concepts; Chapter 5: Taking a Closer Look at the Business Environment and Concepts Test; Governing a Company's Business Activities; Considering the board of directors; Judging the firm's control environment; Segregating duties to reduce risk; Using Economic Analysis; Reviewing your competition
Control code
ocn889674716
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (292 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118813621
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
87ABF7CC-EE63-4A0F-847D-FF4139396CB3
System control number
(OCoLC)889674716
Label
CPA Exam For Dummies, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=87ABF7CC-EE63-4A0F-847D-FF4139396CB3
Publication
Note
  • Description based upon print version of record
  • Would you like another? Forecasting sales using marginal utility
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents at a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Foolish Assumptions; Icons Used in This Book; Beyond the Book; Where to Go from Here; Part I: Getting Started with the CPA Exam; Chapter 1: So You Want to Become a CPA; Added Responsibilities with a CPA Designation; Considering What a CPA Does; Accounting work and controller positions; Auditing, reviews, and compilations; Preparing tax returns; Branching out into other careers; Comparing a CPA to Other Credentials; Checking out the chartered financial analyst (CFA) credential
  • Mulling over the certified valuation analyst (CVA) credentialUnderstanding the CPA Licensing Requirements; Knowing what you need for a license to practice public accounting; Walking through CPA exam topics; Chapter 2: Getting Acquainted with the CPA Exam; Knowing What's on the Exam; Financial accounting and reporting; Auditing and attestation; Regulation; Business environment and concepts; Understanding the Exam Format; Navigating the online tests; Encountering different types of questions; Looking at the structure of the tests; Going Over the Skills You Need to Succeed on the Exam
  • Applying a body of knowledgeWritten communication; Understanding How the Tests Are Weighted; How Did You Do? Knowing How The Exam Is Graded; Chapter 3: Preparing to Take the Exam; Making Sure You've Met the Prerequisites; Considering your amount of education; Adding in your experience; Reviewing the licensing requirements; Applying to Take the Exam; Applying for special accommodations; Scheduling the Exam; Where to take the test; When to take it; Canceling and rescheduling your test date; Considerations before the Exam; Having a study plan; Psyching yourself up; Arriving at the Test Center
  • Sitting at the ExamFollowing the rules; Helping to improve the exam for others; Chapter 4: Implementing a Study Program; Putting Together a Strategy for Multiple-Choice Questions; Going over the structure of a question; Mulling over traits of a well-written question; Answering a multiple-choice question; Considering Task-Based Simulations; Audit and attestation (AUD) simulation; Financial accounting and reporting (FAR) simulation; Looking at Written Communication Questions; Setting an Overall Study Schedule; Scheduling factors to consider; Using a study planner
  • Creating a Study Plan For Each TestAuditing and attestation study plan; Financial accounting and reporting study plan; Regulation study plan; Business environment and concepts study plan; Following Up after Your Tests; Considering your results; Appealing your score; Part II: Business Environment and Concepts; Chapter 5: Taking a Closer Look at the Business Environment and Concepts Test; Governing a Company's Business Activities; Considering the board of directors; Judging the firm's control environment; Segregating duties to reduce risk; Using Economic Analysis; Reviewing your competition
Control code
ocn889674716
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (292 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118813621
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
87ABF7CC-EE63-4A0F-847D-FF4139396CB3
System control number
(OCoLC)889674716

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