Don’t Panic in a Pandemic


The title of the first session which I am presenting for the Cork Society Topical Practice Issues Event on Thursday 11 March is ‘Don’t Panic in a Pandemic’.  The event is online from 9.30am until 12.30pm.

My session (9.30am to 11am) will cover two topics:

  • Three new audit standards especially relevant for Covid-19 audits

ISA 540 Audit Estimates – getting the documentation right

ISA 570 Going Concern – challenging management’s numbers

ISA 700 Audit Reports – new style audit reports

  • Anti-Money Laundering in the Pandemic – latest developments and traps.

The other speakers at the event are:

Brendan Twohig, MK Brazil on Revenue Audits & Interventions – 2021 ‘hot topics looking at the details required from Revenue in relation to Audits from a practical and advisory manner.

Neil Hughes, Baker Tilly – Managing your Practice in a Pandemic – Neil will look at the Practice Management side of things such as profitability and new ways of working. He will also look at some of the new practices of work that evolved during the pandemic and what might be worth keeping as we come out the other side of it.

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