Notice of Open Meetings

Unless otherwise announced, all meetings are held in the Board room at the FASB offices and are video or audio webcast on the FASB website and the FASB YouTube channel. If you have any questions, contact the FASB at 203 847-0700.

Scheduled Meetings
January 26
Meeting of the FASB/IASB Joint Transition Resource Group for Revenue Recognition, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. EST

This joint videoconference meeting may be observed in person at the FASB offices (registration required) or through a video webcast.

The transition resource group will meet with representatives of both Boards to discuss possible issues that might arise when companies and organizations implement Accounting Standards Update No. 2014-09, Revenue from Contracts with Customers (Topic 606), and IFRS 15, Revenue from Contracts with Customers. A list of specific issues to be discussed and related materials will be posted to the FASB website in advance of the meeting.

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January 28
FASB Board Meeting, 8:30 a.m. EST
  1. Simplifying the measurement date for plan assets. The Board will redeliberate changes proposed its October 2014 Proposed Accounting Standards Update, Compensation—Retirement Benefits (Topic 715): Practical Expedient for the Measurement Date of an Employer’s Defined Benefit Obligation and Plan Assets, in light of stakeholder feedback received, and decide whether to proceed to a final Accounting Standards Update.
  2. Simplifying the balance sheet classification of debt. The Board will begin deliberations by discussing alternative principles for determining the classification of debt within a classified balance sheet.
  3. Consolidation—principal versus agent analysis. The staff will update the Board on the status of the project and the general timing for the issuance of the final Accounting Standards Update. The discussion is educational and no Board decisions are expected.
  4. Open discussion. If necessary, the Board will discuss minor issues on technical projects or administrative matters.
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April 28
Private Company Accounting Issues Town Hall Meeting, 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CDT

Southern Methodist University
Crum Auditorium, Collins Executive Center
Dallas, TX

The FASB and the Private Company Council (PCC) will host their fourth private company town hall meeting to provide private company stakeholders across a wide variety of industries with the opportunity to discuss private company accounting issues and share input on current and future agenda topics of both the FASB and the PCC.

Individuals interested in participating should register in advance, using the following link. Participation is limited.

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(The town hall meeting will be recorded and available for audio playback on the FASB website,
Tentatively Scheduled Meetings

The following is a list of open meetings tentatively scheduled. Observers will be able to register for these meetings after the meetings have been formally announced (usually 1 week before the meetings or 30 days before if it is a Roundtable Meeting).

February 4 FASB Board Meeting
February 11 FASB Board Meeting
February 13 Meeting of the Private Company Council
February 18 FASB Board Meeting
February 25 FASB Board Meeting