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Accounting and Auditing Current Developments CPE
Featuring course author Dr. Ray Thompson, CMA, CFM, CBA, and William G. Engelbret, CPA, PhD
Accounting and Auditing Current Developments
Receive a fast-paced overview of the major issues and challenges facing the profession. Learn about recent A&A pronouncements and other developments, and how they affect your company or clients now and in the future. Consider the financial reporting consequences of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Check back for future dates and locations.
Accounting and Auditing Hot Topics
Understand how cybersecurity threats affect financial reporting, and learn new ways to detect computer-based fraud. Discover the impact of FASB projects on revenue recognition, leases, and financial instruments for closely held companies. Check back for future dates and locations.
Implementing FASB's New Lease Standard: Examples and Practical Approaches
Gain an understanding of how the transition from operating leases to capitalization will affect companies of all sizes. Review the fundamental principles of the right-to-use model for capitalizing leases. Distinguish which lease contracts are scoped into and out of the standard. Learn how the balance sheet treatment of leases will alter financial statement numbers, ratios, and loan covenants. Check back for future dates and locations.
Implementing FASB's Revenue and Leasing Standards in Private Companies: GAAP vs Alternate Reporting Frameworks
Be prepared for the radical changes in financial reporting for revenue and leases. Consider whether GAAP is right for your clients. Hear about choices and solutions available to ensure cost-effective, relevant reporting. Check back for future dates and locations.
PICPA Ethics Update for CPAs in Business and Industry
Review AICPA and state CPA society ethics standards as they apply to CPAs in business and industry. Examine the connections between ethics principles and the profession's public responsibility. Recognize your ethical responsibilities when preparing financial statements. Check back for future dates and locations.
PICPA Ethics Update for CPAs in Public Practice
Review AICPA, state CPA society, and state board ethics standards as they apply to small and medium-sized CPA firms. Examine connections between ethics principles and the profession's public responsibility. Understand how the new ethics codification and the conceptual framework for resolving ethical issues will alter current practice. Check back for future dates and locations.
Revenue Recognition: Practical Approaches to Implementation
Receive a comprehensive explanation of ASU 2014-09 (revenue recognition) and its impact on your organization. Analyze real-life, industry-specific implementation issues using the FASB's five-step approach. Prepare to navigate through transition, disclosure, and presentation challenges. Check back for future dates and locations.
Dr. Ray's Accounting Standards Review for Controllers and Finance Professionals
Examine current accounting standards for practitioners in industry, including recent and upcoming auditing pronouncements. Weigh the reporting options provided by FASB and AICPA for nonpublic companies. Learn how the SEC, AcSEC, EITF, ASB, and IASB are adapting to demands for timelier information. Check back for future dates and locations.
Gain an up-to-the-minute understanding of newly issued and forthcoming accounting and auditing pronouncements. Prepare to implement the new revenue recognition standard using the experience of early adopters. Become familiar with recent standards involving financial instruments, not-for-profit reporting, cash flow, and debt classification. Check back for future dates and locations.