FMN Accounting

FMN - 2019/May, Seg.1 - Lease Accounting: SMART Implementation of ASC 842

Course Overview
The new lease accounting standard, known as ASC Topic 842 and requiring leasing activities to be reflected on balance sheets, is now effective for public companies. But as businesses apply the guidelines, many enterprises are still struggling to achieve full compliance with the new rules. Fortunately, Bruce Pounder, executive director of GAAP Lab, shares a SMART framework he has developed to assist you and your team in successfully implementing the required changes.

Learning Objectives:

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

  • Identify the major changes brought about by ASU 2016-02 and ASC 842;
  • Recognize what companies are doing to comply with the new leasing standard;
  • Identify the key elements of the SMART process; and
  • Recognize the impact of the new leasing standard on the financial statements.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in financial reporting or accounting, or an introductory course in accounting.

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Price (USD)

Standard: $69.90


Course Code : FMN1300-FM

Release Date : 05/13/2019
Expire Date : 12/13/2020
Credits :
CPE 2.00
QAS 2.00

Length : 1hr 40min
Course Level : Update
Course Type : Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Accounting

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