Accounting & reporting

AICPA seeks feedback on accounting and valuation guide

The AICPA’s Financial Reporting Executive Committee issued a working draft of the AICPA Accounting and Valuation Guide, Business Combinations, which would provide guidance and illustrations regarding the accounting and valuation considerations for business combination transactions.

FASB proposes changes to transition requirements in insurance guidance

FASB issued a proposed Accounting Standards Update (ASU) that would amend transition guidance in an update from 2018 for long-term insurance contracts that have been derecognized because of a sale or disposal of individual or a group of contracts or legal entities before the effective date.

Tackling the IT challenges of dealing with cryptoassets

Digital assets, from bitcoin to tokens, are a new asset class that challenges technology used for enterprise resource planning and financial reporting. Here’s what you should consider if you decide to take on these challenges.

Where to find December’s flipbook issue

The Journal of Accountancy is now completely digital. 

 

 

 

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