CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR TAX & FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS

Accounting Update With Ray Thompson

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Webcast
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Update
Credits
CPE Credits
6 Credits: Accounting

Course Description

The amount of change in the accounting profession is staggering, making it difficult for the average CPA to keep up. In this upbeat course, instructor Ray Thompson brings his unique presentation style to the classroom. Learn about the latest accounting pronouncements, future issues, and alternatives to GAAP, all presented in a clear and practical fashion. Course topics will be updated on an ongoing basis throughout the year. After attending this course, you will be informed of the latest trends, standards, and updates in accounting today.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
  • Identify the most significant challenges facing financial reporting today
  • Implement the main provisions of the new lease standard
  • Apply the lessons learned on implementing the new revenue standards from those who have adopted it early
  • Apply the exceptions provided by the Private Company Council
  • Apply recently enacted standards FASB has promulgated under the Simplification Initiative
  • Understand how accounting for financial; instruments, and credit losses is changing
  • Identify other changes to the standards that are on FASB’s horizon
  • Apply the main provisions of the new standards for not-for-profit entities

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC11196662
Original Release Date
June 5, 2019
Revision Date
June 3, 2020
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Ray Thompson Headshot
Ray Thompson, CBA, CFM, CMA

Dr. Ray Thompson, CBA, CFM, CMA, is an emeritus associate professor of accounting and finance at the University of Pittsburgh. He served as department head at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown (UPJ) campus for over 25 years. He was the associate director of UPJ’s Entrepreneurial Development Assistance Project, where he was involved in financial consulting and assisting in preparing loan proposals for small business start-ups. He has taught in graduate and undergraduate business programs in Europe, Africa, and the United States. Ray received his BS and MS degrees in economics and systems dynamics from the University of Bradford in …

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Accounting Update With Ray Thompson

Expert Instructors
CPE CREDITS
6 Credits: Accounting

$294.00


Webcasts are available for viewing Monday – Saturday, 8am – 8pm ET.

Icon_Webcast
Webcast
Icon_Level
Update
Credits
CPE Credits
6 Credits: Accounting

Course Description

The amount of change in the accounting profession is staggering, making it difficult for the average CPA to keep up. In this upbeat course, instructor Ray Thompson brings his unique presentation style to the classroom. Learn about the latest accounting pronouncements, future issues, and alternatives to GAAP, all presented in a clear and practical fashion. Course topics will be updated on an ongoing basis throughout the year. After attending this course, you will be informed of the latest trends, standards, and updates in accounting today.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
  • Identify the most significant challenges facing financial reporting today
  • Implement the main provisions of the new lease standard
  • Apply the lessons learned on implementing the new revenue standards from those who have adopted it early
  • Apply the exceptions provided by the Private Company Council
  • Apply recently enacted standards FASB has promulgated under the Simplification Initiative
  • Understand how accounting for financial; instruments, and credit losses is changing
  • Identify other changes to the standards that are on FASB’s horizon
  • Apply the main provisions of the new standards for not-for-profit entities

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC11196662
Original Release Date
June 5, 2019
Revision Date
June 3, 2020
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Ray Thompson Headshot
Ray Thompson, CBA, CFM, CMA

Dr. Ray Thompson, CBA, CFM, CMA, is an emeritus associate professor of accounting and finance at the University of Pittsburgh. He served as department head at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown (UPJ) campus for over 25 years. He was the associate director of UPJ’s Entrepreneurial Development Assistance Project, where he was involved in financial consulting and assisting in preparing loan proposals for small business start-ups. He has taught in graduate and undergraduate business programs in Europe, Africa, and the United States. Ray received his BS and MS degrees in economics and systems dynamics from the University of Bradford in …

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Accounting Update With Ray Thompson

Expert Instructors
CPE CREDITS
6 Credits: Accounting

Webcasts are available for viewing Monday – Saturday, 8am – 8pm ET.

$294.00