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The Most Critical Challenges in Governmental Accounting Today Webinar

CPE

When
Aug. 3
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

CPE Credits
4-A&A

Details

 Pricing

PICPA Member: $139 | Nonmember: $189


 More Information

Course No.
CGA4-2020-01-WEBNR-216-01
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
Basic auditing knowledge
Note
This webinar is hosted by PICPA's partner, Surgent CPE. After registering, you will receive an email from Surgent CPE with the log-in information.

Description

This year governments are preparing for or applying critical new standards related to fiduciary activities, leases, and more. Now is the time to know more than just what the standards say, we need to know what they mean and how they will affect governmental entities. This course is designed to do just that! The course materials utilize a highly illustrative and innovative format. Over 15 focused exercises are included to provide an enhanced working knowledge of the most critical challenges in governmental accounting today.

Highlights

  • The implementation of GASB No. 84, Fiduciary Activities
  • How governments can prepare for and implement GASB No. 87, Leases
  • Additional recently issued GASB standards


Speaker(s)

 John C Blanton, CPA

Since 2011, Charlie has been the Director of Governmental and Nonprofit Product Development for Surgent McCoy CPE, LLC. In that role, he writes Surgent McCoy’'s CPE course offerings which qualify for Yellow Book CPE. Charlie has written over 20 CPE courses and teaches 15 to 20 days annually in the governmental and nonprofit arena. Before joining Surgent McCoy, he served as the technical manager for the AICPA'’s governmental and nonprofit CPE courses from 1999 to 2011. Prior to serving the AICPA, Charlie worked for KPMG (where he performed Yellow Book and single audits); the Texas Society of CPAs (where he worked in peer review); Taylor Publishing; and Texas Wesleyan University (where he saw the Yellow Book and single audit process from the client’'s perspective).


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