CPE: 8 hours
Category: Accounting & Auditing
Advanced prep: None
Who should attend: Auditors, corporate accountants, controllers, CFOs and CEO.
Have hard to value assets, impairment issues or a need to restart the balance sheet? Review case studies and identify guidelines for valuing assets and liability. We'll discuss fresh-start accounting as a means to restart the balance sheet, remove junk balance sheet accounts and revive zombie companies; learn the differences between U.S. and international standards and when to use fair value accounting for U.S. purposes; and review impairment accounting for long-lived assets and goodwill implementation issues.
- Identify and review how to use fresh-start accounting.
- Determine differences between U.S. fair value vs. international fair value.
- Recognize impairment of long-lived assets and goodwill via case studies.
- Identify disclosures.
- Fresh-start accounting
- Fair Value Accounting