2 Credits: Accounting
This course provides an overview of the disclosure requirements for SEC Form 8-K – the broad form used to notify investors in U.S. publicly traded companies of certain events that may be important . This course provides an overview of the key disclosure requirements for several of the triggering events requiring the filing of a Form 8-K with the SEC. This course also provides information about how the Form 8-K requirements have evolved over time.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Recognize the overall purpose of the Form 8-K
- Identify the filing deadline for Form 8-K triggering events
- Identify triggering events that require the filing of a Form 8-K
- Recognize overall disclosures requirements for a Form 8-K
May 12, 2022
There are no prerequisites.
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Meet The Experts
Kelen is a recognized author and reviewer of CPE courses and has authored over 120 courses (300+ CPE credit hours) covering a range of accounting, auditing, financial reporting, regulatory, and ethics topics. His courses are available for purchase from many online CPE providers including the AICPA. Kelen also remained involved in CPA exam content development for nearly 10 years and authored more than a thousand multiple choice questions for various sections of the CPA exam. He also serves as an Editorial Advisor for the AICPA’s “Journal of Accountancy”. Kelen has nearly 20 years of progressive finance and accounting experience. He …