The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) will soon release a final standard on lease accounting that marks a fundamental change from prior authoritative guidance on leases. The GASB’s new standard also will differ significantly from private-sector guidance on lease accounting. This session will explore the specifics of the new lease accounting and consider some of the practical challenges facing those who must implement it.
A New Lease on Life: The GASB's New Accounting for Leases
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
Four Seasons ballroom 2/3
Field of Study:
Accounting – Governmental