Financial Reporting for Smalll and Medium Sized Companies


The Companies (Accounting) Act 2017 brought extensive changes to the accounting for medium, small and micro sized companies. Two years on, this seminar will focus on the issues that have emerged from the use of the new financial reporting frameworks, FRS 102 Section 1A and FRS 105.

Venue details:  
Chartered Accountants House, , Dublin
Start date & time:  
10 December 2019 09:30
End date & time:  
10 December 2019 13:30
Price: €150.00  (€120.00 Member price)
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Speaker details
First nameLast name
Conal Kennedy


Product type:  
CPD course
Financial reporting

Who should attend

This course is suitable for auditors and accountants of practices dealing with micro, small and medium sized companies, as well as the accounting teams of such companies.

Course overview

Key topics to be covered include:

  • Small and micro companies - the rules under FRS 102 Section 1A and FRS 105
  • Who should use these accounting frameworks and when
  • The advantages and disadvantages of each standard
  • The common mistakes made by practitioners in implementing these frameworks, as well as issues that continue to arise in relation to FRS 102 for medium sized companies
  • Abridged financial statements and filing
  • How to approach the audit of small and micro companies
  • The impact of any recent changes in Company Law

Key Learning outcomes

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

Developed to meet the practical needs of our members, this course provides clear examples of how to address the issues that both you and your clients face each day in relation to financial reporting under UK & Irish GAAP.

Speaker Bio

Conal is Head of Practice Consulting in Chartered Accountants Ireland. He and his team provide advice and support to practices throughout Ireland, and publish a range of practice toolkits covering audit, accounting and compliance. Over a ten year period in Practice Consulting, Conal has coached and advised many practices through major change events such as mergers, acquisitions and retirements. He has also advised on practice development and marketing.