Financial Reporting Issues

Revenue from Contracts with Customers - ASU 2014-09 as Amended, (Topic 606) Disclosure Requirements

Course Overview
This course provides an overview of the revenue recognition topic prescribed by the FASB such that participants can understand the key purpose of the revenue disclosure requirements. In addition, this course also provides an overview of the five-step revenue recognition approach.



Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Identify the steps in the new revenue recognition standard
  • Recognize disclosure requirements related to contracts with customers, significant judgments, and contract costs
  • Describe the transition disclosures required by Topic 250, Change in Accounting Principle
  • Identify the effective date of the new revenue recognition standard

Content Partner:

SmartPros Ltd.

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Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

None

Speaker / Author:

John M. Fleming, CPA, MBA, is currently the Director, Content Development for SmartPros LTD, a division of Kaplan Professional Education. SmartPros is an international educational and training company specializing in accounting, finance and ethics educational programs. John previously served as President and Director of Accounting and Auditing for LOSCALZO ASSOCIATES, a division of SmartPros for twenty-eight years. John retired as President of Loscalzo Associates on January 1, 2014.

John’s prior practice experience includes audit, tax, consulting, office management, and human resource responsibilities with Deloitte LLP, Richard Eisner & Company LLP, and Ernst & Young LLP. John is a graduate of LaSalle and Drexel Universities with degrees in accounting and finance.

John, a Pennsylvania CPA, served as the 1999/2000 President of the 8,300 member Greater Philadelphia Chapter of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) and currently serves as a member of the Institute’s Accounting and Auditing Technical Committee. In 2006, the PICPA recognized John as a Joseph E. Sterrett Fellow for his contributions to the accounting profession and in 2007, the Philadelphia Chapter recognized John with their Champion Award for his contributions to the PICPA, Chapter, profession and community. John has also served as the 2002/2003 President of the American Accounting Association’s Mid-Atlantic Region.

John and his wife Marge live in Medford, New Jersey.

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
  • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
  • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
  • Ram: 256 MB minimum
  • Windows or Mac OS

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Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $24.95

Details

Course Code : 99FLE37-tx-v2

Release Date : 08/02/2019
Expire Date : 09/04/2021
Credits :
CPE 1.00
QAS 1.00

Course Level : Basic
Course Type : Self-Study
Length : 50min
Passing Grade : 70%
Field Of Study : Accounting
Theme : Financial Reporting Issues

Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible

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