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Common U.S. GAAP Issues Facing CPAs

Author/Moderator: Renee Rampulla, CPA, CGMA
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This broad-ranging CPE course covers FASB accounting and reporting developments and other authoritative guidance that applies to all companies. Emphasizing financial statement disclosures in addition to accounting methods, this course presents implementation guidelines and disclosure illustrations from actual financial statements. It also offers a review of reporting standards for the balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows to help you gain an understanding of the FASB standards that have the greatest impact on accounting and financial reporting.

Learning Objectives:
This course will prepare you to:

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

Key Topics:

  1. International accounting
  2. Accounting for research and development
  3. Accounting for leases
  4. Contingencies and other uncertainties
  5. Accounting for debt
  6. Accounting for income taxes
  7. Income statement presentation and interim reporting
  8. Statement of cash flows
  9. Segment reporting
  10. Long-lived assets: interest capitalization and nonmonetary transactions

Who Will Benefit?

  1. Accountants in practice and industry who need both an intermediate level review and update on recent financial pronouncements

Prerequisite: None

Advance Preparation: None

NASBA Field of Study: Accounting
Level: Intermediate
Recommended CPE Credit: Text - 12.5; On-Demand - 8.5
Common U.S. GAAP Issues Facing CPAs
Text , 2016
Product# 745777
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