AICPA Issues Technical Practice Aid on Providing Opinion on SEFAs


AICPA staff issued TPA 9160.27, “Providing Opinion on a Schedule of Expenditures of Federal Awards [SEFA] in Relation to an Entity’s Financial Statements as a Whole When the Schedule of Expenditures of Federal Awards Is on a Different Basis of Accounting Than the Financial Statements.” Provided certain conditions are met, the auditor may provide an opinion on whether the SEFA is presented fairly in all material respects in relation to the financial statements as a whole (often referred to as providing an in-relation-to opinion).

 

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