What Employers Need to Know About the New Pension Accounting

Training Type: 
Webinar
Course Status: 
Repeat Offering
Date and Time: 
Sep 4 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm  EDT
Region: 
Eastern
Level: 
Basic
Field of Study: 
Finance
CPE Credits: 
2
Member Price: 
$85.00
Non-Member Price: 
$160.00
Who Will Benefit: 

Accounting or auditing professionals responsible for preparing or auditing the financial statements of state or local government employers that offer pension benefits.

Program Description: 

The implementation of Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) Statement No. 68, Accounting and Financial Reporting for Pensions, is about to fundamentally change how state and local governments account for the cost of pension benefits. This interactive Internet training session offers a comprehensive, easy-to-understand overview of the latest GASB guidance on pensions. The session also explores the significant implications for budgeting and auditing, and suggests effective strategies for explaining the change to elected officials and the public

Seminar Objectives: 

To provide participants with a solid basic understanding of employer accounting and financial reporting for pensions under GASB Statement No. 68 and how the implementation of that standard will affect funding strategies and the employer’s financial statement audit.

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