FASB Review for Business & Industry (FASBI15)
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This comprehensive overview of recent FASB pronouncements provides CPAs in business and industry with a high-level approach to financial reporting issues. Utilizing detailed descriptions and examples of how to implement the new standards, this course instructs you on how to assess new and recent FASB guidance that have a major effect on all industries. It will allow you to gain an understanding of the latest pronouncements and exposure documents, and how to develop implementation strategies.

10/19/2015
When: 10/19/2015
8:30 AM until 4:30 PM
Where: DoubleTree by Hilton
1521 W. Pinhook Rd.
Lafayette, Louisiana 
United States
Presenter: Thomas Snell


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Early Bird Fees (through 10/1)
Members $279
Non-Members $379
After 10/1, add $50 to your fee.

CPE: 8 hours
Level: Update
Vendor: AICPA
Category: Accounting & Auditing
Prerequisites: Experience in application of accounting standards
Advanced prep: None

Who should attend: Accountants, controllers, internal auditors, and other management-level accounting personnel and educators

This comprehensive overview of recent FASB pronouncements provides CPAs in business and industry with a high-level approach to financial reporting issues. Utilizing detailed descriptions and examples of how to implement the new standards, this course instructs you on how to assess new and recent FASB guidance that have a major effect on all industries. It will allow you to gain an understanding of the latest pronouncements and exposure documents, and how to develop implementation strategies.

Objectives

  • Identify and apply the latest FASB accounting and reporting guidance.
  • Describe current FASB exposure drafts and projects.
  • Prepare disclosures.

Major Topics

  • The financial reporting environment
  • International accounting and reporting standards
  • Summary of recent FASB publications
  • Accounting for financial assets and derivatives
  • Accounting for leases
  • Fair value accounting
  • Business combinations, goodwill, and variable interest entities
  • Intangible assets, goodwill, and impairment issues
  • Revenue recognition