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FASB Makes Decisions on Agenda Invitation to Comment

Norwalk, CT, September 20, 2017—At a public meeting held earlier today, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) voted to add three new projects to its technical agenda....

News Release

Private Company Council Meeting Recap

Norwalk, CT, September 19, 2017—The Private Company Council (PCC) met on Tuesday, September 19, 2017. Below is a brief summary of issues addressed by the PCC at the meeting.

Meeting Recap

NOW AVAILABLE: New FASB Webpage Dedicated to Implementing New Standards

Norwalk, CT, September 13, 2017—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today launched a new webpage, Implementing New Standards (www.fasb.org/implementation) that addresses why and when the FASB positions organizations for a successful and smooth transition to new financial accounting and reporting standards....

Media Advisory

Proposed 2018 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy and Shared Reporting Taxonomy Available for Public Review and Comment

Norwalk, CT, September 5, 2017—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has released the proposed 2018 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy for public review and comment. The Board also issued, new for 2018, the proposed 2018 Shared Reporting....

News Release

FASB Issues Improvements to Hedge Accounting

Norwalk, CT, August 28, 2017—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today issued a final Accounting Standards Update (ASU) that will improve and simplify accounting rules around hedge accounting....

News Release | ASU 2017-12 | FASB In Focus | Understanding Costs and Benefits | Video | Educational Webcast

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Four New Private Company Council Members

Norwalk, CT, August 22, 2017—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today appointed four new members of the Private Company Council (PCC) to three-year terms that begin on January 1, 2018....

News Release
  • September 20, 2017 FASB Makes Decisions on Agenda Invitation to Comment
  • September 19, 2017 Private Company Council Meeting Recap
  • September 13, 2017 NOW AVAILABLE: New FASB Webpage Dedicated to Implementing New Standards
  • September 5, 2017 Proposed 2018 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy and Shared Reporting Taxonomy Available for Public Review and Comment
  • August 28, 2017 FASB Issues Improvements to Hedge Accounting
  • August 22, 2017 Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Four New Private Company Council Members

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