Government-wide Financial Statements, and Conversions and Consolidations

Training Type: 
Webinar
Course Status: 
New Course
Date and Time: 
Aug 16 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm  EDT
Level: 
Basic
Field of Study: 
Auditing – Governmental
CPE Credits: 
2
Member Price: 
$85.00
Non-Member Price: 
$160.00
Prerequisite: 

Accounting and financial reporting professionals with at least two years of experience.

Speakers: 
Acting Director, Technical Services Center
GFOA
Who Will Benefit: 

Accounting and financial reporting professionals who have prepared, or wish to be able to prepare annual financial statements in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

Program Description: 

The seminar will furnish participants with the basic information needed to prepare government-wide financial statements. The seminar will also provide examples of the necessary journal entries to convert and consolidate fund financial statements to government-wide financial statements.

Seminar Objectives: 

Those who successfully complete this seminar should be able to:

  • Understand the measurement focus and basis of accounting for government-wide financial statements;
  • Identify the basic government-wide financial statements;
  • Identify the elements of government-wide financial statements;
  • Format each of the basic government-wide financial statements;
  • Perform conversion and consolidation entries for government-wide financial statements.
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