The FASAB released an exposure draft technical bulletin, Intragovernmental Leasehold Reimbursable Work Agreements, which is intended to further explain and address accounting issues not directly covered under Statement of Federal Financial Accounting Standards 54, Leases, and other relevant statements.
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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.
SEC Chair Gary Gensler says that proposed changes to the Exchange Act Rule of 1975 would “reduce risk across a vital part of our capital markets.”
SEC Chair Gary Gensler calls for cryptoasset entities to register under current securities laws and suggests that more legislation to support regulation could be on the way.
Implementation guidance for leases is among the topics included in the Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board’s updated technical releases.
Amendments will require public companies to disclose details about the relationship between executive compensation and financial performance.
The SEC aims to update its disclosure framework and upgrade its protection measures and its workforce in order to uphold its oversight of capital markets.
The FASB issued a proposed Accounting Standards Update intended to improve the accounting and disclosures for investments in tax credit structures.
The IAASB has issued a nonauthoritative publication to address some of the common questions related to reporting going concern matters in the auditor’s report.
A comment letter applauds efforts to develop global standards for disclosing sustainability information and provide suggestions related to the two exposure drafts.
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.
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.
FASB issued an Accounting Standards Update that improves financial reporting for investors and other financial statement users.
FASB announced the addition of three new projects to its technical agenda based on feedback received during its 2021 agenda consultation project.
The AICPA has published a set of questions and answers that explains recently released SEC staff guidance regarding the accounting for entities that have obligations to safeguard cryptoassets held for their platform users.
The GASB updates the model for compensated absences to enhance recognition and measurement requirements and simplify disclosure requirements.
An annual survey reveals higher compliance costs in 2022 and suggests that automation may present a path to better efficiency.
FASB is seeking feedback on whether IAS 20 represents a workable solution for improving generally accepted accounting principles for business entities as it relates to the accounting for government grants.
GASB issued guidance designed to improve the accounting and financial reporting requirements for accounting changes and error corrections.
The SEC said it has adopted amendments to require the electronic filing or submission of certain documents that currently are permitted to be filed or submitted in paper format.