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GASB Issues Implementation Guide on Other Postemployment Benefits

Norwalk, CT, December 19, 2017—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) has issued a new Implementation Guide that contains questions and answers about the GASB’s new standards on accounting and financial reporting for postemployment benefits....

Media Advisory | Implementation Guide No. 2017-3

FAF Trustees Name New Members to the GASAC

Norwalk, CT, December 15, 2017—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today announced the appointment of five new members of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC)....

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GASB Proposes Guidance on Capitalization of Interest Cost and Implementation of Recent Pronouncements

Norwalk, CT, December 8, 2017—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) has issued two Exposure Drafts proposing accounting and financial reporting guidance—a proposed Statement related....

Media Advisory | Exposure Draft—Capitalization of Interest Cost | Exposure Draft—Implementation Guidance

FAF Issues 2016 Annual Report: “Better standards. Better-informed decisions.”

Norwalk, CT, May 18, 2017—The Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today posted its 2016 Annual Report to the FAF website. The report is available in print, PDF , and interactive digital versions....

News Release | 2016 Annual Report

Financial Accounting Foundation Names Kathleen L. Casey, Jeffrey L. Esser, and David C. Villa as New Trustees

Norwalk, CT, November 14, 2017—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today announced the appointment of Kathleen L. Casey, Jeffrey L. Esser, and David C. Villa to the FAF Board of Trustees, effective January 1, 2018....

News Release

GASB Proposes Clarifications to Guidance on Majority Equity Interests

Norwalk, CT, November 9, 2017—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today proposed guidance that would clarify the accounting and financial reporting for a state or local government’s majority equity interest in an organization that remains legally separate after acquisition....

Media Advisory | Exposure Draft
  • December 19, 2017 GASB Issues Implementation Guide on Other Postemployment Benefits
  • December 15, 2017 FAF Trustees Name New Members to the GASAC
  • December 8, 2017 GASB Proposes Guidance on Capitalization of Interest Cost and Implementation of Recent Pronouncements
  • May 18, 2017 FAF Issues 2016 Annual Report: “Better standards. Better-informed decisions.”
  • November 14, 2017 Financial Accounting Foundation Names Kathleen L. Casey, Jeffrey L. Esser, and David C. Villa as New Trustees
  • November 9, 2017 GASB Proposes Clarifications to Guidance on Majority Equity Interests

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