US GAAP Recorded

Summary

This course examines the major features of financial reporting by companies under US GAAP. The requirements are illustrated with practical examples from the financial statements of real US companies. Contrasts are made with UK/Irish and IFRS accounting. 

Venue details:  
Online, ,
Start date & time:  
01 January 2017 00:00
End date & time:  
01 January 2020 00:00
Price: €165.00  (€165.00 Member price)
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Training ticket cost:  
5.50
CPD hours:  
5.50
Speaker details
First nameLast name
Chris Nobes

Description

Product type:  
CPD online course
Category:  
Financial reporting

This course was recorded in late 2018

Key learning outcomes

  • Explanation of the US rules on the presentation of financial statements, such as ‘other comprehensive income’ and ‘changes in equity’
  • US GAAP on the recognition and measurement of assets (e.g. PPE, intangibles, leases and impairment) and liabilities (e.g. provisions, pensions and deferred tax)
  • Discussion of all the main recent changes to US GAAP, including revenue recognition and lease accounting
  • Examination of real financial statements to solve practical problems
  • Summaries of key differences between US, UK/Irish and IFRS GAAPs