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Wednesday, June 19, 2024 Live Webcast

2024 Governmental GAAP Update (X2-49505)

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT
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2 CPE Credits in AA

OVERVIEW

This course begins with a look at the GASB standards effective this year, including GASB 100, Accounting Changes and Error Corrections and GASB 101, Compensated Absences. We'll include practical application of the topics in the form of case studies.

DESIGNED FOR

Practitioners serving governmental entities as well as those who work in governmental financial reporting.

BENEFITS

After attending this presentation, you will be able to...

  • Recall the impact of GASB 100 and 101 on financial reporting for governments.
  • Analyze the impact of standards effective in 2024.

HIGHLIGHTS

The major topics that will be covered in this course include:

  • New GASB standards:
    • GASB 100, Accounting Changes and Error Corrections.
    • GASB 101, Compensated Absences.
  • Practical case studies.

COURSE LEVEL

Update

PREREQUISITES

Prior experience with governmental financial reporting

ADVANCE PREPARATION

None

INSTRUCTOR

Melisa Galasso

Melisa F. Galasso, CPA, CSP, CPTD, CGMA

CEO & Founder

Melisa is the founder and CEO of Galasso Learning Solutions LLC. A CPA with nearly 20 years of accounting experience, Melisa designs and facilitates CPE courses in advanced technical accounting and auditing, including not-for-profit and governmental accounting. She supports essential professional development, audit level training and train the trainer efforts. Melisa is a Certified Professional in Talent Development (CPTD) and has earned the Association for Talent Development Master Trainer™ designation. She serves on the Financial Accounting Standards Board's (FASB) Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee (NAC), American Institute of CPAs' (AICPA) Council, and the Virginia Society of CPAs' (VSCPA) Board of Directors. She was on the AICPA’s Technical Issues Committee (TIC) and is a past chair of the North Carolina Association of CPAs' (NCACPA) A&A committee. Melisa authors the AICPA’s State and Local Government Guide and is an SME for the Center for Plain English Accounting. She was a 2020 Enterprising Women of the Year Award recipient and a CPA Practice Advisor “40 under 40” in 2017, 2018 and 2019. She was a 2019 Rising Star by her regional National Association of Women Business Owners' (NAWBO) chapter and won the Don Farmer Award for technical content instruction.