CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR TAX & FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS

Governmental Accounting & Reporting

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Self-Study
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Basic
Credits
CPE Credits
8 Credits: Accounting (Governmental)

Course Description

This course on accounting for governmental entities is intended to be used by anyone who would like to gain knowledge of accounting and financial reporting currently recommended for state and local governmental units. The course provides an overview of (1) the fundamental concepts underlying state and local governmental accounting and reporting, (2) the importance of budgetary accounting in government, and (3) the recognition rules and journal entries related to governmental financing. It also describes (1) the accounts and journal entries related to transactions specific to governmental entities, (2) the process of defining the governmental reporting entity, (3) the components of the comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR), (4) the reporting requirements for government- wide and fund-based financial statements, and (5) other required information in the CAFR.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

Chapter 1

  •  Recognize major concepts of governmental accounting.
  •  Identify basic concepts for financial reporting in governmental accounting.
  •  Recognize the differences between the various governmental fund types.

Chapter 2

  •  Recognize the basic differences in financial reporting requirements of the different fund types.
  •  Identify how governmental funds are reported and rules for separate reporting as major funds.
  •  Recognize key elements of government-wide financial statements

Course Specifics

Course ID
5206012
Revision Date
January 29, 2020
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

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Delta CPE LLC

For many years, Delta CPE LLC has offered a wide variety of continuing education courses for financial professionals. Topics covered by Delta’s courses include accounting, financial management, budgeting, investments, financial statement reporting, business management, IFRS, ethics, valuations, real estate, and business writing. The diversity and breadth of Delta’s course offerings make the company a prolific and unique contributor to the CPE world. Delta’s well-credentialed authors and contributors have also been published in numerous academic and professional journals and quoted by some of the leading financial media outlets.

Governmental Accounting & Reporting

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Format
CPE CREDITS
8 Credits: Accounting (Governmental)

$232.00$262.00

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Icon_Self-Study
Self-Study
Icon_Level
Basic
Credits
CPE Credits
8 Credits: Accounting (Governmental)

Course Description

This course on accounting for governmental entities is intended to be used by anyone who would like to gain knowledge of accounting and financial reporting currently recommended for state and local governmental units. The course provides an overview of (1) the fundamental concepts underlying state and local governmental accounting and reporting, (2) the importance of budgetary accounting in government, and (3) the recognition rules and journal entries related to governmental financing. It also describes (1) the accounts and journal entries related to transactions specific to governmental entities, (2) the process of defining the governmental reporting entity, (3) the components of the comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR), (4) the reporting requirements for government- wide and fund-based financial statements, and (5) other required information in the CAFR.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

Chapter 1

  •  Recognize major concepts of governmental accounting.
  •  Identify basic concepts for financial reporting in governmental accounting.
  •  Recognize the differences between the various governmental fund types.

Chapter 2

  •  Recognize the basic differences in financial reporting requirements of the different fund types.
  •  Identify how governmental funds are reported and rules for separate reporting as major funds.
  •  Recognize key elements of government-wide financial statements

Course Specifics

Course ID
5206012
Revision Date
January 29, 2020
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Delta CPE LLC Headshot
Delta CPE LLC

For many years, Delta CPE LLC has offered a wide variety of continuing education courses for financial professionals. Topics covered by Delta’s courses include accounting, financial management, budgeting, investments, financial statement reporting, business management, IFRS, ethics, valuations, real estate, and business writing. The diversity and breadth of Delta’s course offerings make the company a prolific and unique contributor to the CPE world. Delta’s well-credentialed authors and contributors have also been published in numerous academic and professional journals and quoted by some of the leading financial media outlets.

Governmental Accounting & Reporting

Expert Instructors
Format
CPE CREDITS
8 Credits: Accounting (Governmental)

$232.00$262.00

Clear