CPD for Accountants – New Pension Scheme Accounting and Audit Update

Date Added | April 23, 2021

This webinar will help any accountants in professional practice preparing and auditing financial statements for occupational pension schemes

Objectives:

  • To address common accounting issues presented by the pension scheme statement of recommended practice (SORP)
  • To explore problem areas encountered when auditing occupational pension schemes and how to address these in practice
  • To provide an update on regulatory developments affecting pension scheme financial statements and audits

Key Topics:

  • Update on important pronouncements from the Pensions Regulator and the Pensions Research Accountants Group (PRAG).
  • Practical challenges with the SORP and how to address them
  • Reliance on service organisations when auditing pension schemes – key tips and traps
  • Testing contributions and benefits – what professional bodies really expect to see on file
  • What COVID-19 has meant for pension scheme accounts and audits

Join Peter Herbert on 28th April 2021 at 10.00 am for this two hour webinar.