Accounting Standards for CPAs: Summer Update (Completed)

Date: Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Instructor: Pat Patterson
Begin Time:  9:00am Pacific Time
10:00am Mountain Time
11:00am Central Time
12:00pm Eastern Time
CPE Credit:  2 hours for CPAs

Review new FASB Pronouncements up to the date of the course. This presentation will inform participants of the latest issues from the FASB and the Private Companies Council. Selected accounting standards updated in the previous year with impact in the current year will be highlighted. The FASB and PCC agendas and projects are discussed for their expected applications.

Who Should Attend
Professionals in public practice, industry, government, and education who deal with nonpublic entities and wish to stay current on professional accounting standards.

Topics Covered

  • New releases from the FASB
  • New releases from the Private Companies Council (PCC)
  • An advanced look at disclosure and documentation standards will be made for changes required by new FASB and PCC standards
  • Further updates that impact on the accounting professional standards
  • Any other matters deemed appropriate and timely

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the FASB pronouncements that may impact private companies that come from the FASB and the Private Companies Council and to review other new and selected prior GAAP releases that may affect the non issuing entities
  • Identify the updates of the new Accounting Standards Codifications issued as updates
  • ldentify any agenda items that might be useful for future use


Instructional Method
Group: Internet-based

NASBA Field of Study
Accounting (2 hours)

Program Prerequisites
Basic knowledge of accounting.

Advance Preparation

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