How different are Becker’s materials between 2018 and 2020

Viewing 6 posts - 1 through 6 (of 6 total)
  • Author
  • #2886810 Reply

    I have the Becker books from 2018 Sep.
    Should I buy new ones for 2020?

    #2887095 Reply

    You should. REG and FAR will definitely have a large number of changes.

    BEC and AUD won't be as material but will definitely have updates. Sometimes 1 question is the difference and it would suck to not know what a critical audit matter is (for example).

    FAR - 80 (4/1/2019)

    BEC - 82 (9/7/2019)

    AUD - 81 (11/23/2019)

    REG - 94 (3/9/2020)

    #2887293 Reply

    Replacement books are something around $25 apiece. It's not a huge price all things considered. Personally I would either replace yours or just use the digital textbook on the online course (which will be up to date). Reg will certainly need to be replaced – your textbook is probably pre-TCJA. I would only order one section's replacement at a time though – more updates are coming this summer and then in December.

    AUD - 94
    BEC - NINJA in Training
    FAR - 95
    REG - NINJA in Training
    Are we there yet?
    #2887371 Reply

    agree with others. dont waste your time with old material. update your stuff, passsing scores will thank you for it

    #2887731 Reply

    Buy the new stuff. The books/tested material has changed a lot.

    AUD: 68, 74, 83

    BEC: 68, 70, 80

    FAR: 77

    REG: 74, 78 (lost credit),  83

    #2887791 Reply

    No way. Just took BEC last week with a book from 2017. Nothing was “out of the blue” unfamiliar. Don't listen to anyone else.

    AUD - NINJA in Training
    BEC - NINJA in Training
    FAR - 77
    REG - NINJA in Training
Viewing 6 posts - 1 through 6 (of 6 total)
Reply To: How different are Becker’s materials between 2018 and 2020

You can use BBCodes to format your content.
Your account can't use Advanced BBCodes, they will be stripped before saving.

Your information:

Return to Forum Home