22nd Annual Governmental GAAP Update - 2017

Members: $39.95 / Nonmembers: $59.95

* MP4 file - will play in any media player

GFOA's Annual Governmental GAAP Update is regarded as one of the most practical ways for busy public-sector accountants and auditors to stay current with the latest developments in accounting.

This four-hour recording from the November 2, 2017, broadcast offers an unsurpassed opportunity to obtain a comprehensive yet comprehensible overview of the past year's developments affecting accounting and financial reporting for state and local governments. The purchased recording can be downloaded from GFOA's website.

This year’s training included:

  • Final authoritative guidance on:
  • - asset retirement obligations
  • - the use of Fiduciary funds
  • - various topics covered in the 2017 Omnibus, including pension and OPEB issues
  • - debt extinguishment issues, including use of existing resources and prepaid insurance
  • - leases

  • Recent GASB implementation guidance

  • Proposed guidance on debt disclosures for direct borrowings and direct placements

  • Proposed implementation guidance for accounting and financial reporting for OPEB

  • Other ongoing GASB projects

  • Update on the GASB financial reporting model improvements for governmental funds

  • Update on the uniform grant guidance, including procurement guidelines

  • Proposed changes to the Yellow Book

  • Common financial reporting deficiencies
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