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LeaseCrunch: Critical Decisions under the New Lease Standard

4.5 (138)

Ane Ohm, CPA (US)

LeaseCrunch

Friday, August 06, 2021 | 01:00 PM EDT

  • CFEs
  • CPA (US)
  • CVA

1 Credit

FREE

Subject Area

Accounting

Webinar Qualifies For

1 CPE credit of Accounting for all CPAs

1 CPE credit for Certified Management Accountants (CMA)

1 CPE credit for Certified Fraud Examiners (CFEs)

1 CPD credit (Verifiable) for Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA)

1 General Educational credit for Tax Professionals / Bookkeepers / Accountants

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Course Description

The new accounting standard for leases, ASC 842 was issued to replace the previous lease standard ASC 840. Standard ASC 842 is already in effect for public companies and goes into effect in late 2021 for all other organizations.  

This online Lease CPE webinar will cover the critical decisions required under the new lease standard. We’ll cover implementation decisions related to discount rates, how to handle existing balances, leasehold improvements, related parties, materiality and embedded leases. For these decisions, we’ll include practical expedients and mistakes to avoid. This course will also include ongoing decisions related to the lease standard like fair value, economic life and separating lease and non-lease components. 

This online CPE webinar covers key topics: 

A) what decisions should be made at implementation related to:

  1. Discount rates
  2. Existing balances
  3. Leasehold improvements
  4. Related parties
  5. Materiality
  6. Embedded Leases

B) Understand relief available at the implementation for 

  1. Fair Value
  2. Economic Life
  3. Separating Lease and Nonlease Components

 Recommended for: 

This online webinar is recommended for accounting and attestation practitioners at all levels in both public accounting and private industry who want to learn about Lease accounting. 

Learning Objectives

  • To discuss the critical decisions required under the new lease standard.
  • To discuss implementation decisions related to discount rates
  • To explain how to handle existing balances, leasehold improvements, related parties, materiality and embedded leases.
  • To explain with the help of practical expedients
  • To examine ongoing decisions related to the lease standard like fair value, economic life and separating lease and nonlease components.

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Firm
  • Accounting Managers
  • Bookkeepers & Accountants & Tax Preparers
  • Certified Fraud Examiner
  • Certified Management Accountant
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Valuation Analysts
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • Senior Accountant
  • Staff of Accounting Firm
  • Young CPA

Testimonial

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EA

I really enjoyed the presentation and the presenter was very effective.

JP

Good.

RT

Good job!

AK

Great instructor, easy to understand slide deck, and applicable content

SB

Great experience and learning! Thank you!

PC

This was a great subject and timely giving when the rules go into effect.