Catchup on our 2019 webinar recordings.

The following recorded webinars are relevant to Auditors & Accountants that utilise CaseWare software in Australia & associated regions. We hope you enjoy viewing these recordings & that they are useful in your work.

CaseWare Audit System: Completing Half Year and Year End Audits in CaseWare

Have your staff got a real handle on efficiently completing Half Year and Year End audits? What’s the difference? Join our Audit Product Manager, Tim Lew as he presents the options for setting up and documenting half year and year-end engagements. Common questions addressed include:

  • How do I set up dates in Engagement Properties?
  • Can I put both engagements in a single Working Papers file?
  • How do I process prior year journals?
  • How do I work with year-to-date balances and movements?

 

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If you have any difficulties understanding any of the concepts or using any of the CaseWare features explained during the webinar recordings, or using our software, please contact our Customer Service Team on support@caseware.com.au or (03)9660 4688.


Consolidations – Best Practices (relevant to CaseWare Audit System & CaseWare Financials)

Are you certain you have Consolidations nailed, or do you think there has to be a better way? Join our Audit Product Manager, Tim Lew as he presents his best options for dealing with Consolidations using both our CaseWare Audit System & Financials templates. Common questions that will be addressed:

  • Do I create a single group file, or link up a number of files?
  • How can I create consolidated leadsheets?
  • How can I create combined audit and financials consolidation files efficiently?

Note: We have used a feedback tool to gather responses to questions asked during the webinar. We have kept the facility open, and will continue to monitor responses over the next couple of months (as at Feb 2019). The detailed information starts at 2:30 and goes for just over 1 hour of content.

 

 

If you have any difficulties understanding any of the concepts or using any of the CaseWare features explained during the webinar recordings, or using our software, please contact our Customer Service Team on support@caseware.com.au or (03)9660 4688.


Leases – What do I need to know about the new standard? (relevant to CaseWare Audit System & CaseWare Financials)

The new financial instruments and revenue standards provided many challenges to accountants and your clients to get them implemented correctly. What are the key challenges of implementing the new leases standard? Join AASB member and CaseWare Financials expert content provider Carmen Ridley as she outlines:

  • Key considerations for implementing AASB 16
  • What decisions or choices are possible?
  • What business rules or types of leases are affected?

Note: We have used a feedback tool to gather responses to questions asked during the webinar. We have kept the facility open and will continue to monitor responses over the next couple of months (as at Mar 2019 – www.menti.com voting code: 80 96 10). Advance apologies: Carmen’s microphone is possibly not the best – it does get a little better about 10 minutes into the presentation.

 

 

If you have any difficulties understanding any of the concepts or using any of the CaseWare features explained during the webinar recordings, or using our software, please contact our Customer Service Team on support@caseware.com.au or (03)9660 4688.


Audit System & Data Analytics:
Using Analytics in Audit – with examples

Need to know more about data analytics and how it might enhance your audit quality and provide better client value? Join our Manager – Analytics, Pauline Laidlaw and Sarah Butler (Head of Audit & Accounting) as they discuss:

  • Where does Analytics fit into the audit process?
  • Is it a planning tool, a risk response tool or potentially both?
  • Can I easily find fraud with data analytics tools?
  • What do the standards say about technology like data analytics?
  • What can CaseWare IDEA vs CaseWare Cloud Analytics do – what’s the difference?

You can access a PDF copy of the webinar slides here.


Documenting Risk Assessment & Linking to Risk Response

Are you confident that your risks are documented effectively? Join Sarah Butler (Head of Audit & Accounting) as she does a walk through using CaseWare Audit System template.

  • What is the most effective way to record risks?
  • What’s best practice in terms of documenting how risks were are addressed during an audit?
  • How do you effectively link risks to procedures?
  • What else should my team be doing?

Here is the recorded video of the webinar from May 31st:

You can access a PDF copy of the webinar slides here.


SMSF Audit: Firm Settings & Best Practices Refresher

Are you confident that you are using SMSF Audit effectively? Do you know all the new features that have been added over the last couple of years, in all the updates that have occurred online? Could Firm Settings assist your team to gain efficiencies? Join Ken Chan (SMSF Audit Technical Specialist) as he does a walk through an SMSF Audit using the CaseWare SMSF Audit product.

  • What are Firm Settings and how can they be used to streamline your firm’s effectiveness?
  • What benefits might they bring if setup correctly?
  • Which of the newer features have others found helpful to streamline their SMSF Audits?

Below is the recorded video of the webinar from June 24. The PDF of the slides can be located here.

 

If you have any difficulties understanding any of the concepts or using any of the CaseWare features explained during the webinar recordings, or using our software, please contact our Customer Service Team on support@caseware.com.au or (03)9660 4688.