World's Liveliest Accounting Update 2017
Course ID: LE1171007
NASBA Category: Accounting
Level: Update
Author: Sailor, Jeff
Redding, Rod
Conference Year: 2017
CPE Credits: 6
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of accounting standards
Advanced Preparation: None
Course Description:

The amount of change in the accounting profession is staggering, making it difficult for the average CPA to keep up. In this upbeat course, our instructors bring their unique presentation styles to the classroom. Learn about the latest accounting pronouncements, future issues, and alternatives to GAAP, all presented in a clear and practical fashion.


Topics will be announced in early May and will be updated throughout the year.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the most pervasive accounting updates issued by the FASB
  • Apply the main provisions of the new lease standards
  • Apply the major changes for revenue recognition
  • Apply the exceptions provided by the Private Company Council
  • Apply the simplification standards provided by the FASB under the Simplification Initiative
  • Identify near future changes to the standards
  • Apply the main provisions of the new standards for not-for-profit entities


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Qualifies for CA Fraud: No