202 | In Person Training | Update | Scheduled
Current Issues in Accounting and Auditing: An Annual Update
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 8:30am - 12:00pm
This course provides an overview of recent accounting, compilation, preparation, review and attestation matters including: recently issued Accounting Standards Updates (ASUs); the FASB's comprehensive new Revenue Recognition standard - Topic 606; Lease Accounting - Topic 842; Financial Instruments; SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification and other new standards issued by the ARSC; recent AICPA and PCAOB releases; and other important accounting and auditing practice matters of which you should be aware.
- Review recently issued FASB Accounting Standards Updates.
- Understand the FASB's comprehensive new revenue recognition standard, Topic 606.
- Review the FASB's new lease accounting standard, Topic 842.
- Come up-to-date with matters on the FASB's technical agenda.
- Understand SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification, and other recently issued SSARS.
- Be familiar with new and proposed AICPA and PCAOB releases and other important accounting and auditing practice matters you should be aware of.
- Utilize hands-on examples and illustrations to increase your overall understanding and application of the material.
- Robert Wells (view bio)
Accounting and attestation practitioners at all levels desiring to remain up-to-date on recent pronouncements and other standard setters' activities
- Recently issued FASB Accounting Standards Updates
- Revenue recognition
- Financial instruments
- SSARS No. 21, Clarification and Recodification, and other recently issued SSARS
- Recently issued AICPA and PCAOB standards
- Other important accounting and auditing practice matters
Robert W. Wells, CPA, CFE has over 40 years of experience in public accounting and annually instructs numerous continuing education seminars and in-firm training classes for continuing education providers in the areas of accounting, auditing, fraud, and taxation.
Wells began his career in public accounting in 1970 with the national firm of what was then Touché, Ross & Co. in Nashville, Tennessee. In 1974, he joined a local firm in Nashville and provided accounting, auditing, fraud investigations, and tax services to small- and medium-sized businesses as well as extensive tax services to individuals.
Wells graduated from Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee in 1970 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Economics. He holds a Certified Public Accountant certificate in Tennessee, and is also a Certified Fraud Examiner.