Accounting and Financial Reporting

Advanced Governmental Accounting

In-Person Training

August 14, 2024

8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. CT

August 15, 2024

8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. CT

GFOA Training Center
203 N LaSalle Street, Suite 2700
Chicago, Illinois

  • Field of Study: Accounting – Governmental
  • Credits: 16
  • Prerequisite: GFOA’s Accounting Academy, Government Accounting Intensive Series, or an equivalent program.
  • Status: This event has availability.

This seminar is designed to provide participants with a solid working knowledge of specialized accounting and financial reporting used by state and local governments for selected topics through lecture, discussion, and exercises.

Who Will Benefit: CFO/Finance Director, Controller, Accountant

Learning Objectives:
  • Those who successfully complete this series should gain a basic understanding of the appropriate governmental accounting and financial reporting related to:
  • Investments and grants
  • Joint ventures, majority equity interests, and similar arrangements
  • Sales and pledges of receivables and future revenues
  • Government combinations and transfers of operations
  • Risk financing
  • Fiduciary activities
  • Irrevocable split interest agreements
  • Conversion and consolidation
  • Environmental obligations - Landfills, pollution remediation, and asset retirement obligations
  • Common deficiencies found in comprehensive annual financial reports
  • Derivatives

  • Member Price: $705.00
  • Non-member Price: $960.00