Educational Webcasts and Webinars

IN FOCUS: Revenue and Expense Recognition—Users of Financial Statements

Date: Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Time: 2:00–3:00 p.m. EDT

Program Description: The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) is pleased to announce its Revenue and Expense Recognition webinar for users of financial statements.  This webinar will provide users of financial statements with insights from the GASB staff on what to expect from this project.

The areas covered will include:
  1. Issues identified regarding information provided based on the application of current literature
  2. Potential changes proposed in this project
  3. The impact that the proposals could have on how users consider revenue and expense information
  4. Audience question-and-answer session.
Speakers: Paulina Haro, Supervising Project Manager; and Erin McKenzie, Project Manager.

Moderator:  Dean M. Mead, Senior Research Manager
At the end of this program, participants will be able to:
  1. Assess the major proposals in this project
  2. Understand the impact that the Board’s proposals may have on the timing of revenue and expense recognition.
Participants will have the opportunity to submit questions to the panelists during the webinar.

Delivery Method:  Group-internet based

Program Level: Overview

Program Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation Needed: None

Recommended CPE: 1.0 hour; final CPE earned will be determined based on the length of participation in the program, polling questions as described in CPE Eligibility, and completion of a course survey. Credit is provided only to participants in the live broadcast of this course. Please note that credit is not provided for group viewing. Each participant must be registered separately and meet both polling and duration requirements as per NASBA.

Refund/Cancellation Policy: There is no cost for this course and there is no cancellation penalty. Participants will be notified by email as soon as possible if the course is cancelled for any reason.

Complaint Policy: To register complaints about course content or delivery method and to inquire about the timeliness and accuracy of CPE credit posting for this event, contact

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