Learn how to effectively manage audits
(1.0 Credits)

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The AUDITS AND APPEALS course gives professionals a working knowledge of how audits and appeals work, with tips and tricks on making this a much smoother process. By the end of this course, you will have a firm understanding of audits - what they are and why they occur. You'll learn the importance of knowing audit rules for each state and how to effectively manage the audit process, with or without dedicated audit resources.


By the end of this course will be able to:

  • Identify the purpose and objectives of an audit
  • Develop audit planning using the key audit points provided
  • Evaluate the ramifications of recommending or pursuing different audits types
  • Develop an audit management system
  • Identify what information to gather and share, and what information you do not share
  • Handle documentation requests and audit waivers properly
  • Develop goals and guidelines for an on-site audit visit


  • Delivery Method: Web-based Self-study (QAS)
  • Course Level: Intermediate
  • Credits: 1.0
  • Field of Study: Auditing
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Advanced Preparation: None
  • Refund Policy: 7 Days after enrollment
  • Published Date: August 2018
  • Certificate of Completion: Yes (on 70% successful exam score)
  • Exam Expires: One Year from Enrollment Date


LENGTH: 0:30 | 7 VIDEOS | Close Captioned

AUDIENCE: Business and Tax Professionals

RESULT: Understand How Audits and Appeals Work

WHAT THE COURSE FEE COVERS: The entire AUDITS AND APPEALS course - 7 close captioned lectures watchable on any computer, smart phone or device, downloadable scripts, interim quizzes, a final course exam, accreditation certificates delivered via email, a LinkedIn compatible course badge, 1.0 credits on 70% successful final exam completion, and access to this course forever.

Your Instructor

Robert Banagay
Robert Banagay

Mr. Robert Banagay is a Partner at TTCG, a sales and use tax consulting company.

Mr. Banagay has worked in tax for over 20 years. He began his career in tax as an auditor with the State of New Mexico, auditing large, multi-state corporations. He also served as a Tax Director with a multi-billion dollar healthcare company with operations in 48 states.

Mr. Banagay completed his undergraduate degree at New Mexico State University and received a Master in Accountancy with an emphasis in taxation from the University of New Mexico.

Mr. Banagay is an avid audiophile and musician. When he is not spending time with his family and dogs, he plays saxophone with local jazz groups and is a regular with local community bands.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is this course accredited?
Yes. TTR University is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a Quality Assurance Service (QAS) sponsor of Continuing Professional Education (CPE).
Will I receive CPE Credit for this course?
Yes. You will receive CPE credit for this course as long as you pass the final course exam by at least 70% (required for accreditation).
Are there any requirements for the course?
No. It is a completely self-paced online course.
How long do I have access to the course?
After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course across any and all devices you own forever.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
If you are in any way unhappy with the course please let us know so we can correct it.
What if I want to refund or cancel my course?
Requests for refunds should be emailed to [email protected] within 7 days after enrollment in the course. Please note that NO refunds are granted after the qualified CPE assessment (final exam) has been started.

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