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Friday, September 23, 2022 Live Webcast

Understanding the High Stakes Mega Issues in A&A Today (E2209082)

9:00 AM - 12:30 PM EDT

Registration: 8:30 AM EDT

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4.0 CPE Credits in AA

OVERVIEW

With so much of significance going on currently in the world of A&A today, you need to be able to make sense of the key drivers of our profession. In this course, we will review the key aspects of the events that are impacting practitioners and financial statement preparers alike. Specifically, because technology is rapidly transforming our profession, we’ll review current trend and risks related to technology. Next, while many COVID-19 accounting considerations have passed, the issue of going concern is likely to last for the next several accounting periods. We’ll review the disclosure and reporting issues related to this complex topic. With the private company implementation date for ASC 842 now here, we’ll review the new lease accounting guidance. Then, we’ll wrap up the course with a discussion of peer review findings and engagement quality initiatives.

This course features a live instructor and has been specifically designed for the NJCPA.

DESIGNED FOR

Practicing CPAs and their staffs, both in public accounting and business and industry -- controllers, accountants, and other financial accounting personnel involved in financial statement preparation and review

BENEFITS

  • Accounting and operational impacts of adopting Topic 606
  • Accounting and operational impacts of adopting ASU No. 2016-02
  • Impairment of both financial and non-financial assets
  • Accounting for debt restructurings

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Understand and apply the FASB’s new revenue recognition standard, Topic 606
  • Review the FASB’s new lease accounting guidance, ASU No. 2016-02
  • Recall the relevant accounting guidance related to financial and non-financial asset impairment
  • Identify the appropriate accounting model to account for the restructuring of debt and other borrowing agreements

COURSE LEVEL

Intermediate

PREREQUISITES

Experience in financial accounting and reporting

ADVANCE PREPARATION

None

INSTRUCTOR

Joann Noe Cross

Joann Noe Cross, CPA, Ph.D., CMA, CGFM

Joann Noe Cross is an Emeritus Professor of Accounting at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. Her research interests are in accounting history and the uses of financial information. Joann is a member of numerous professional and academic organizations. She is also active in her community, having served in the past as Treasurer of the local United Way and currently serving on the Board of several small charities. In addition, Dr. Cross presents numerous accounting and auditing seminars around the country, speaks at various conferences throughout the year, and maintains an active consulting practice. In 2015 and 2016, she received the Surgent Outstanding Discussion Leader Award because of her consistently high evaluations for knowledge and presentation skills. Joann received her B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and her Ph.D. in Accountancy from the University of Illinois-Urbana.

PRICING

$189.00 - Member

$264.00 - Nonmember

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