Course Overview

With the never ending list of controversies within the Charity Sector if you are involved in the Audit of Charities this webinar is not to be missed. This course will look at the risks involved in Charity Audits, documenting and applying systems and internal controls. It will also cover the Audit of Income and Expenditure and a quick run through restricted funds versus unrestricted funds and the application of SORP.

  • Charities audit / audit exempt requirements
  • The Charity regulator & Government agency requirements
  • Application of SORP
  • Audit Execution
    • Internal Controls and Procedures
    • Completeness of Income
    • Verification of Expenses
    • Determining restricted funds versus unrestricted funds
  • Audit Risks – Specific Considerations for Charities


CPD Facilitators

Des O’Neill – Co-Founder and Managing Director, OmniPro

Having worked for a number of years in practice, Des O’Neill co-founded OmniPro to develop tools, techniques, products and services, empowering accountants to achieve their best. Over 15 years, he has grown the company to a multi-million-euro turnover business and established OmniPro as Ireland’s largest independent provider of CPD for accountants.

Des speaks regularly, at national and international fora, on practice development, auditing, accounting, company law and regulation. He is passionate about bringing innovation to the profession and empowering accountants to achieve what they want in their careers and practice.

John Murphy: Tax, Corporate Restructuring and Practice Support

As a lead member of our technical support team, John relishes problem-solving to help accountants develop innovative client solutions and sharing technical knowledge on tax, financial reporting and auditing.

A Chartered Tax Adviser, he advises clients in practice on a range of issues from income tax, tax planning, restructuring and exit planning to Revenue audits. In addition, he provides support on financial reporting, auditing and company law; conducts company valuations and advises on pre-sale restructuring.

John also plays a key role as a researcher and subject-matter expert in developing OmniPro information products such as the and As a speaker at OmniPro CPD events, he brings these industry-leading insights to accountants participating in our training programmes.