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FASB Appoints Three New Members to Emerging Issues Task Force

Norwalk, CT, June 12, 2019—Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) Chairman Russell G. Golden today announced the appointment of three new members to the Emerging Issues Task Force (EITF), effective immediately....

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Financial Accounting Foundation Statement on the Appointment of Sagar Teotia as Acting Chief Accountant at the SEC and the Departure of Wesley R. Bricker

Norwalk, CT, May 31, 2019—The Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF), the organization that oversees the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB)...

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FASB Simplifies Accounting for Goodwill and Certain Identifiable Intangible Assets for Not-for-Profits

Norwalk, CT, May 30, 2019—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today issued an Accounting Standards Update (ASU) that reduces the cost of accounting for goodwill and measuring certain identifiable intangible assets for not-for-profit organizations. The standard is effective immediately....

Media Advisory | ASU 2019-06

Investor Advisory Committee Meeting Recap

Norwalk, CT, May 24, 2019—The Investor Advisory Committee (IAC) met on May 14, 2019. At the meeting, the FASB staff delivered updates and IAC members provided input on the following FASB topics:

Meeting Recap
 

FAF Issues 2018 Annual Report, "Standards That Work: Rising to Meet the Future"

Norwalk, CT, May 23, 2019—The Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today posted its 2018 Annual Report to the FAF website.  The report is available in print, PDF, and interactive digital versions....

Media Advisory | Annual Report

Registration Opens for June 17 FASB Webcast for Private Companies & Not-for-Profit Organizations

Norwalk, CT, May 16, 2019—Registration now is open for an upcoming webcast that will provide a semi-annual update on the Financial Accounting Standards Board's (FASB) standard-setting activities pertaining to private companies and not-for-profit organizations....

Media Advisory | Registration
  • June 12, 2019 FASB Appoints Three New Members to Emerging Issues Task Force
  • May 31, 2019 Financial Accounting Foundation Statement on the Appointment of Sagar Teotia as Acting Chief Accountant at the SEC and the Departure of Wesley R. Bricker
  • May 30, 2019 FASB Simplifies Accounting for Goodwill and Certain Identifiable Intangible Assets for Not-for-Profits
  • May 24, 2019 Investor Advisory Committee Meeting Recap
  • May 23, 2019 FAF Issues 2018 Annual Report, "Standards That Work: Rising to Meet the Future"
  • May 16, 2019 Registration Opens for June 17 FASB Webcast for Private Companies & Not-for-Profit Organizations

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