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What's Going on at the GASB


Total Credits: 4 including 4 Accounting (Governmental) - Technical

Average Rating:
   4.8
Category:
Accounting and Auditing |  ACPEN Industry Institute |  Yellow Book
Faculty:
Melisa F. Galasso
Course Levels:
Update
Duration:
4 Hour
License:
Access for 30 day(s) after program date.

Dates
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Description

This course reviews accounting standards issued by the Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB) that have been recently issued as well as those that will be effective in the near future. In addition to reviewing the standards, we will also focus on implementation strategies and challenges. Finally, we will turn our attention to the future by discussing GASB’s current projects and exposure drafts.

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Describe the impact of newly issued and recently effective standards on governmental accounting
  • Identify proposed changes that may occur in the future

Major Subjects
  • Accounting
  • Accounting standards issued by the Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB)
  • GASB’s current projects and exposure drafts

 


Course Materials

Faculty

Melisa F. Galasso's Profile

Melisa F. Galasso Related seminars and products: 13

Founder and CEO

Galasso Learning Solutions LLC


Melisa F. Galasso is the founder and CEO of Galasso Learning Solutions LLC. A CPA with over 15 years of experience in the accounting profession, Melisa designs and facilitates courses in advanced technical accounting and auditing topics, including not for profit and governmental accounting. Her passion is providing high-quality CPE that is meaningful, creates efficiencies and improves quality, and positively impacts ROI. She also 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. Her passion for instructional design and adult learning techniques is one of the differentiators that set her apart from other CPE providers. She also serves on the FASB’s Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee (NAC), the AICPA’s Technical Issues Committee (TIC), has had leadership roles on various A&A committees, and serves on the VSCPA’s Board of Directors. Melisa is a 2020 Enterprising Women of the Year Award recipient and was honored as a “40 under 40” by CPA Practice Advisor in 2017 and 2018. She was also named the 2019 Rising Star by her regional NAWBO chapter, received the Don Farmer award for achievement in technical content instruction, and earned several other awards for public speaking and technical training.

 

Prior to establishing Galasso Learning Solutions, Melisa worked in public accounting, industry, internal audit, and academia.  She received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting and International Business from Georgetown University.  On a personal level, Melisa enjoys traveling, watching her daughter ride her horse, and spending quality time with family. She finds balance through yoga, is an avid reader, and frequents local performing arts shows. Melisa actively supports several causes that empower women.


Dates

Tue, Feb 09, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:49pm EST
Fri, Feb 19, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:49pm EST
Mon, Mar 01, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:49pm EST
Tue, Mar 16, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:49pm EDT
Wed, Apr 07, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:49pm EDT
Thu, Apr 15, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:49pm EDT
Fri, May 14, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:49pm EDT
Sat, May 29, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:49pm EDT
Mon, Jun 14, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:49pm EDT
Tue, Jun 29, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:49pm EDT
Wed, Jul 07, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:49pm EDT
Thu, Jul 15, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:49pm EDT
Fri, Aug 13, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:49pm EDT
Mon, Aug 23, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:49pm EDT
Tue, Sep 14, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:49pm EDT
Thu, Sep 23, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:49pm EDT
Wed, Oct 13, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:49pm EDT
Fri, Oct 29, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:49pm EDT
Mon, Nov 08, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:49pm EST
Thu, Nov 18, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:49pm EST
Tue, Dec 07, 2021 - 10:00am to 01:49pm EST
Wed, Dec 15, 2021 - 02:00pm to 05:49pm EST

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Advanced Preparation

None


Designed For

Practitioners and members in industry responsible for accounting and financial reporting for governmental entities.


Original Recording Date

5/29/20


Yellow Book

Yes


Course Developer

Galasso Learning Solutions


Date Added to Catalog

5/29/20


Prerequisites

Prior experience with accounting for governmental entities.

 

 


Additional Information

Complaint Resolution Policy

Please contact Anne Taylor for any complaints. anne.taylor@acpen.com, (972-377-8199). 


Official Registry Statement

Business Professionals' Network, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org


Instructional Delivery Method

Group Internet Based


Course Registration Requirements

Online Registration


Refund/Cancellation Policy

Please contact the ACPEN help desk 1-877-602-9877 or help@acpen.com if you wish to cancel your attendance for a previously purchased webcast and are requesting a refund or transfer. 


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