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Registration Opens for June 13 FASB Webcast on Software/SaaS Revenue Recognition for Investors

Norwalk, CT, May 18, 2017—The FASB is pleased to host a webcast on the impact of the new revenue recognition standard on the Software/SaaS sectors. The webcast, which will feature executives from IBM and Microsoft in a Q&A session, will cover key areas of change in the new standard and participants will have an opportunity to ask the panelists questions.

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FAF Issues 2016 Annual Report: “Better standards. Better-informed decisions.”

Norwalk, CT, May 18, 2017—The Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today posted its 2016 Annual Report to the FAF website. The report is available in print, PDF , and interactive digital versions....

News Release | Annual Report

FASB Issues Invitation to Comment on Efficiency and Effectiveness of GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy

Norwalk, CT, May 10, 2017—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) staff today issued an Invitation to Comment (ITC) designed to allow it to assess the efficiency and effectiveness of the U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy (GAAP Taxonomy)....

Media Advisory | Invitation to Comment

Private Company Council Meeting Recap

Norwalk, CT, April 4, 2017—The Private Company Council (PCC) met on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Below is a brief summary of issues addressed by the PCC at the meeting.

Meeting Recap

FASB Announces New Date for Insurance Roundtable

Norwalk, CT—March 16, 2017—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has rescheduled a public roundtable meeting on its proposed improvements to accounting for long-duration contracts issued by insurance entities...

Media Advisory

SEC Accepts 2017 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy

Norwalk, CT, March 9, 2017—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today announced that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has accepted the 2017 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy....

Media Advisory
  • May 18, 2017 Registration Opens for June 13 FASB Webcast on Software/SaaS Revenue Recognition for Investors
  • May 18, 2017 FAF Issues 2016 Annual Report: “Better standards. Better-informed decisions.”
  • May 10, 2017 FASB Issues Invitation to Comment on Efficiency and Effectiveness of GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy
  • April 4, 2017 Private Company Council Meeting Recap
  • March 16, 2017 FASB Announces New Date for Insurance Roundtable
  • March 9, 2017 SEC Accepts 2017 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy

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