Financial Accounting Standards: A Comprehensive Review | 4202141A

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Date :
September 1, 2020 — September 2, 2020 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location :
San Francisco Peninsula
Facility :
CalCPA Flex Center - Burlingame
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Level of Difficulty :
Overview
Member Price :
579.00
Nonmember Price :
769.00
CPE Credits :
CPE 16.00, AA 16.00
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This two-day, interactive workshop reviews the hottest accounting topics and recent changes in areas such as private company accounting, revenue recognition, going concern and other specialized subjects.

Refresh research skills and practice using codification. Case studies and real-life examples will help attendees readily apply information covered.

This course meets the specific California Board of Accountancy requirements that CPAs are required to meet for re-issuance of their license.

Note: As this is an interactive workshop, course materials must be brought to class and a laptop is preferred.

 

 

Objectives:

 
  • Recognize ways to improve research skills.
  • Identify recent changes to accounting standards.
  • Identify common disclosure deficiencies.
  • Determine how to enhance internal accounting documentation.
  • Identify accounting research and accounting and disclosure requirements in areas such as presentation of accounting changes, Private Company Accounting Alternatives, fair value, impairment, revenue recognition, lease accounting and income taxes.
 

Major Subjects:

 
  • Application of professional judgment
  • Codification, GAAP and the GAAP hierarchy
  • Recent changes in financial statement presentation
  • Hot Topics in financial reporting & accounting
 

Advanced Prep:

 

None.

 

Misc. Information:

Wireless Internet access, lunch and discounted parking will be provided for this event and are included in your registration fee.

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Level of Difficulty:
Overview
Field of Interest:
Accounting
Prerequisites:
 

None.

 
Designed For:
 

CPAs, accountants and financial professionals.

 

Instructors

Summer M Taylor, CPA

Summer Taylor is a CPA and business advisor focused on assisting clients to achieve their financial goals. In her role as managing director at Deloitte, she provides auditing, financial reporting, accounting and consulting services to publicly-traded and privately-held companies. She has direct experience assisting clients navigate the complexities in U.S. GAAP, SEC reporting and IPOs, public debt offerings, and private equity transactions. Taylor has dedicated her career to serving the retail, consumer products, agribusiness, and manufacturing industries. In addition, she is a master facilitator for Deloitte’s award-winning Learning Group where she assists professionals learning to present and facilitate, helping them gain confidence and executive presence.

As an award-winning CalCPA Education Foundation instructor, Taylor offers a wide range of programs, workshops, and classes designed to help CPAs achieve the highest level of quality by helping participants understand and apply complex accounting and auditing guidance in a practical and fun way. In addition, she is committed to advancing diversity and inclusion at Deloitte, and more broadly in the retail and consumer products industry. She is the diversity and inclusion leader for Deloitte’s Orange County office, responsible for designing programs that enhance employee engagement and connection. Through her leadership at NEW, she assists in the design of educational and motivational programs where all professionals connect, support and grow together.

Materials:

  • Materials - ebook