Accounting Changes & Error Corrections-ASC 250

Price: $19.99

CPE Credits: 2.0

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Course Number: AAAERRKC

Accounting changes

Description:
This course provides a comprehensive overview of the accounting requirements with respect to accounting changes and error corrections and the related reporting implications within an entity’s financial statements. The scope of accounting changes includes a discussion of changes in accounting principles, changes in accounting estimates, as well as changes of a reporting entity. The course also provides an overview of the accounting requirements of correcting errors in previously issued financial statements as well as restatement considerations. A majority of the information included within this course is sourced from the requirements found within FASB ASC Topic No 250, Accounting Changes and Error Corrections. Table of Contents

Delivery Method:  Online QAS Self Study.

Level: Overview.

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

AuthorKelen F. Camehl, CPA, MBA

Publication: July 2016
Reviewed: January 2017

Format: PDF
Pages: 46

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:
• List the different types of accounting changes and how they affect an entity’s financial statements
• Differentiate between the requirements for the different types of accounting changes
• Identify the steps involved in the required assessment for a correction of an error
• Differentiate between the iron curtain and rollover methods for quantifying a correction of an error
• Recognize the different types of restatements required as a result of accounting changes

 

Description:
This course provides a comprehensive overview of the accounting requirements with respect to accounting changes and error corrections and the related reporting implications within an entity’s financial statements. The scope of accounting changes includes a discussion of changes in accounting principles, changes in accounting estimates, as well as changes of a reporting entity. The course also provides an overview of the accounting requirements of correcting errors in previously issued financial statements as well as restatement considerations. A majority of the information included within this course is sourced from the requirements found within FASB ASC Topic No 250, Accounting Changes and Error Corrections. Table of Contents

Delivery Method:  Online QAS Self Study.

Level: Overview.

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

AuthorKelen F. Camehl, CPA, MBA

Publication: July 2016
Reviewed: January 2017

Format: PDF
Pages: 46

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:
• List the different types of accounting changes and how they affect an entity’s financial statements
• Differentiate between the requirements for the different types of accounting changes
• Identify the steps involved in the required assessment for a correction of an error
• Differentiate between the iron curtain and rollover methods for quantifying a correction of an error
• Recognize the different types of restatements required as a result of accounting changes

 

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