Advanced Governmental Accounting

This seminar is designed to provide participants with a solid working knowledge of specialized accounting and financial reporting used by state and local governments for selected topics. Those who successfully complete this series should gain a basic understanding of the appropriate governmental accounting and financial reporting related to: Investments Grants Joint ventures, majority equity interests, and similar arrangements Sales and pledges of receivables and future revenues Compensated absences Government combinations and transfers of operations Risk financing Disaster recovery accounting Fiduciary activities Irrevocable split interest agreements Government-wide financial statements conversion and consolidation Environmental obligations: Landfills, pollution remediation, and asset retirement obligations Internal control Common deficiencies found in comprehensive annual financial reports

Learning Objectives: Those who successfully complete this series should gain a basic understanding of the appropriate governmental accounting and financial reporting related to:

  • Investments
  • Grants
  • Joint ventures, majority equity interests, and similar arrangements
  • Sales and pledges of receivables and future revenues
  • Government combinations and transfers of operations
  • Risk financing
  • Disaster recovery accounting
  • Fiduciary activities
  • Irrevocable split interest agreements
  • Government-wide financial statements conversion and consolidation
  • Environmental obligations: Landfills, pollution remediation, and asset retirement obligations
  • Internal control
  • Common deficiencies found in comprehensive annual financial reports
Field of Study: Accounting (governmental)
Credits: 20
Level: Advanced
Prerequisite: Attendance of GFOA’s Accounting Academy, Government Accounting Intensive Series, an equivalent program, or comparable level of understanding of public-sector accounting and financial reporting.

Details:
December 13, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm ET
December 14, 2021- 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm ET
December 15, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm ET
December 16, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm ET
December 17, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm ET

 

Member Price: $700.00
Non-member Price: $1400.00

When
12/13/2021 - 12/17/2021
Where
Interactive LMS Virtual training
 

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