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GASB Proposes to Rename the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

Norwalk, CT, April 13, 2021—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today proposed to change the “comprehensive annual financial report” to the “annual comprehensive financial report.”...

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Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Robert W. Hamilton to the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC)

Norwalk, CT, March 17, 2021—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) has announced the appointment of Robert W. Hamilton to the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC). He is the statewide accounting and reporting manager for the state of Oregon....

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GASB Requests Input on Proposal to Improve Guidance on Compensated Absences, Amend Certain Disclosures

Norwalk, CT, March 3, 2021—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today issued for public feedback a proposed Statement designed to enhance the recognition and measurement guidance for compensated absences and refine related disclosure requirements....

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Financial Accounting Foundation Reappoints Jeffrey J. Previdi as Vice Chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board

Norwalk, CT, February 23, 2021—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today announced the reappointment of Jeffrey J. Previdi  as vice chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB)....

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Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Lise Valentine as Vice Chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council

Norwalk, CT, February 23, 2021—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) has announced the appointment of Lise Valentine, the deputy inspector general for audit and program review for the city of Chicago, as vice chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC)....

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Alan Skelton Named Director of Research and Technical Activities of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board

Norwalk, CT, January 29, 2021—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today announced the appointment of Alan Skelton to the role of director of research and technical activities....

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  • April 13, 2021 GASB Proposes to Rename the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
  • March 17, 2021 Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Robert W. Hamilton to the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC)
  • March 3, 2021 GASB Requests Input on Proposal to Improve Guidance on Compensated Absences, Amend Certain Disclosures
  • February 23, 2021 Financial Accounting Foundation Reappoints Jeffrey J. Previdi as Vice Chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board
  • February 23, 2021 Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Lise Valentine as Vice Chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council
  • January 29, 2021 Alan Skelton Named Director of Research and Technical Activities of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board

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