Financial Reporting Issues

Do I Have a Lease?

This course provides an in-depth overview of the assessment of whether or not an arrangement is or contains a lease. This includes a discussion of specific guidance prescribed by ASC Topic 842 as well as additional interpretive guidance provided several of the Big 4 accounting firms. This course also addresses the short-term lease exception available in ASC Topic 842.

Learning Objectives:

  • Determine whether an arrangement is or contains a lease.
  • Determine whether an arrangement includes an identified asset.
  • Identify considerations with respect to substitution rights and decision-making rights.
  • Recognize the short-term lease exception prescribed by ASC Topic 842.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:


Speaker / Author:

Kelen Camehl is a CPA with over 14 years of progressive finance and accounting experience. Currently, he serves as a technical accounting advisor with HP. Prior to this role, he served in multiple accounting roles in the oil & gas industry with ConocoPhillips including technical accounting policy, SOX compliance, and internal audit. He also gained public accounting experience with PricewaterhouseCoopers, working with various clients in the energy, electric, power, gas, and utility sectors.

Kelen has remained actively involved in CPA exam content development for the past seven years and has authored in excess of a thousand multiple choice questions for sections of the exam, attending workshops with the AICPA across the country each year. He serves as an Editorial Advisor for the AICPA’s "Journal of Accountancy", as well as both an author and technical reviewer for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) courses published by the AICPA, Wolters Kluwers (CCH), and PDH Academy. He also contributes to CPE course development for SmartPros.


Price (USD)

Standard: $24.95


Course Code : 99CAM18

Release Date : 04/02/2022
Expire Date : 04/30/2024
Credits :
CPE 2.00
QAS 2.00

Length : 50min
Course Level : Basic
Course Type : QAS Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Accounting

Theme : Financial Reporting Issues

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