An Overview of the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA)

Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) Last updated: 1-6-21 at 7 am NOTE: If you are looking for unemployment information as a W-2 employee, visit … [Read more...]

Second Stimulus Check Update

Second Stimulus Check Update Last updated: 1-4-2021 at 10:00 am This information is to provide a high-level overview of the second round of Stimulus … [Read more...]

Meet Our Newest Partners!

Introducing our newest Partners!  We are pleased to announce that Justin McGraw and Kari Steinbeisser have been admitted as Partners at CDS. Managing … [Read more...]

What should businesses be doing now?

TOPIC: Business Planning  With President Trump signing into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (CAA) on Sunday, December 27, the SBA has 10 days … [Read more...]

Stimulus Package Signed into Law

President Trump signed into law on Sunday, December 27 the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (“CAA”) bill. Congress passed the extremely comprehensive bill … [Read more...]

Government Audit Team Highlights – Volume 5

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT For this issue of the Government Audit e-newsletter, we are highlighting Shawn Hanson. Shawn Hanson joined CDS in 2018. He graduated from … [Read more...]

Internal Controls Surrounding P-Cards and Credit Cards

Internal Controls Surrounding P-Cards and Credit Cards Due to their inherent nature, P-cards and credit cards have a higher risk for fraud and abuse. Consider … [Read more...]

What to Watch for Within the Procurement and Purchasing Process

What to Watch for Within the Procurement & Purchasing Process Procurement It is important that processes are periodically reviewed to ensure controls are … [Read more...]

Financial Reporting Model Improvements (Exposure Draft)

Financial Reporting Model (Exposure Draft)—Reexamination of Statements 34, 35, 37, 41, and 46 and Interpretation 6 Project Description – The overall objective … [Read more...]

Tips for a Successful Remote Audit

Thinking of having your audit done remotely? Here are some tips for a successful (remote) audit: Maintain strong cybersecurity. Appoint an on-site … [Read more...]