Government Accounting Intensive Series Session 6 – Government-wide Financial Reporting

Training Type: 
Course Status: 
New Course
Date and Time: 
Apr 21 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm  EDT
Field of Study: 
Accounting – Governmental
CPE Credits: 
Member Price: 
Non-Member Price: 

Basic understanding of private-sector accounting and financial reporting.

Assistant Director of Publications, Technical Services
Assistant Director for Training, Technical Services
Who Will Benefit: 

Accountants and auditors new to the public sector.

Program Description: 

Accountants and auditors new to the public sector must immediately face the daunting challenge of familiarizing themselves with the highly specialized rules, guidelines, and practices applicable to state and local governments.

This is the sixth in a series of seven internet sessions, intended for those who already possess at least a basic knowledge of private-sector accounting, to help newcomers make this difficult, but essential, transition.

This session addresses interfund activity and government-wide financial statements.

Seminar Objectives: 

Those who successfully complete this seminar should obtain a solid understanding of each of the following:

  • Reciprocal and nonreciprocal interfund activity,
  • Government-wide statement of net position, and
  • Government-wide statement of activities.