Every year, reviewers for GFOA’s Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Program (Certificate Program) encounter various deficiencies in the thousands of comprehensive annual financial reports (CAFRs) submitted to the Certificate Program. Likewise, each year the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) updates its implementation guidance to address various issues that have arisen in practice. The session uses information from both sources to offer practical advice on how to avoid common financial reporting misunderstandings and deficiencies.
Avoiding the Pitfalls: Common Financial Reporting Deficiencies and the Latest GASB Implementation Guidance
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 8:30am to 10:10am
Four Seasons ballroom 2/3
Field of Study:
Accounting – Governmental