A New Lease on Life: The GASB's New Accounting for Leases

CPE Credits: 
1.5
Session Time: 
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
Room: 
Four Seasons ballroom 2/3
Speakers: 
Moderator
Deputy Chief Financial Officer
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
Speaker
Owner
Rehmann Robson, LLC
Speaker
Chief Financial Officer
City of Plant City, FL
Field of Study: 
Accounting – Governmental
Description: 

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.

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