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2017 CPA Exam Changes

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This video covers the 2017 CPA Exam Updates for: FAR (Inventory, Deferred Taxes, and Equity Method) AUD (Internal Control report and PCAOB) REG (removing Dodd Frank) BEC (Important note about Q2 2017) Download the free 2017 CPA Exam Update Summary by entering your email address below:

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The AICPA and NASBA recently held a webinar about the 2017 CPA Exam changes and what CPA Candidates can expect when April 1, 2017 rolls around. The webinar was transcribed and posted with permission from the AICPA Examinations Team. Thomas Kenny: Good afternoon and welcome to the next version of the CPA exam, brought to you by NASBA and the AICPA. My name is Tom Kenny. I’m Director of Communications for NASBA. First of all, I’d like to welcome the thousands of candidates watching online. We have a great program for you today and we’ve got some great presenters. We have Henrietta Eve and Joe Maslott from the AICPA and Patricia Hartman from NASBA. Henrietta is lead manager for product development for the AICPA’s examination team content group. Prior to joining the AICPA in 2013, she worked in public accounting for nine years as an audit manager. Henrietta is both

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2017 CPA Exam Changes

Will the NINJA CPA Review materials be updated for the new 2017 CPA Exam format? Yes. Conceptually the exam is not changing. Some of the topics are moving around just a little bit. On the 2017 CPA Exam, for the most part, there will be fewer multiple choice questions and more simulations. There will be about a 50-50 weight for the MCQs and simulations except for BEC which is about 35% simulations. BEC right now doesn’t have simulations. The 2017 CPA Exam change date is April 1, 2017. From a technology perspective, you as the CPA candidate studying, you will not notice a difference. You will need to still study multiple choice questions. You will still need to study simulations. [Need some Free NINJA Notes? Of course you do! – Click Here] How the exam grades them, that won’t affect you in your CPA study prep. They are going to

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