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Joel M. Black Appointed Chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board

Norwalk, CT, January 7, 2020—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today announced that it has appointed Joel M. Black as the next chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB)....

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Financial Accounting Foundation Trustees Announce Three New Members of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC)

Norwalk, CT, December 18, 2019—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) announced today the appointment of Karen Carraher, Joni Davis, and Craig Murray to the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC). All appointees’ terms will begin January 1, 2020....

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GASB Proposes New Implementation Guidance to Assist Stakeholders with Application of Its Pronouncements

Norwalk, CT, December 4, 2019—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today proposed implementation guidance containing questions and answers intended to clarify, explain, or elaborate on certain GASB pronouncements....

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Financial Accounting Foundation Opens Search for New Executive Director

Norwalk, CT, October 24, 2019—The Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today announced they have opened the search for a new Executive Director to lead the FAF staff and collaborate with the members and staff of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB).

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FASB and GASB to Cohost IN FOCUS: Not-for-Profit and Governmental Accounting Webcast for Academics

Norwalk, CT, October 1, 2019—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today announced their joint webcast providing an update for college...

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GASB Proposes Guidance on Replacement of Interbank Offered Rates with New Reference Rates

Norwalk, CT, September 26, 2019—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today proposed new accounting and financial reporting guidance to assist state and local governments in the transition away from existing interbank offered rates (IBORs) to other reference rates....

Media Advisory | Exposure Draft
  • January 7, 2020 Joel M. Black Appointed Chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board
  • December 18, 2019 Financial Accounting Foundation Trustees Announce Three New Members of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC)
  • December 4, 2019 GASB Proposes New Implementation Guidance to Assist Stakeholders with Application of Its Pronouncements
  • October 24, 2019 Financial Accounting Foundation Opens Search for New Executive Director
  • October 1, 2019 FASB and GASB to Cohost IN FOCUS: Not-for-Profit and Governmental Accounting Webcast for Academics
  • September 26, 2019 GASB Proposes Guidance on Replacement of Interbank Offered Rates with New Reference Rates

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