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Course Description

The global tragedy of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) is being felt by individuals and businesses alike.  While the long-term economic and business consequences remain unknown, this course will provide insight into the real-life implications that this pandemic is already having on the application of currently required accounting, presentation, and disclosure rules when preparing the financial statements of public and nonpublic entities alike. This course will also provide tips for public accounting professionals who must continue to provide audit, attest, and accounting services for clients for financial statements dated December 31, 2019 and thereafter.

MAJOR TOPICS COVERED :

  • Practical financial statement implications triggered by various U.S. GAAP and special purpose framework accounting, presentation, and disclosure matters.
  • Valuation of receivables and investments
  • Impairment of long-lived assets, including goodwill
  • Hedge accounting, including interest rate swaps
  • Revenue recognition, including collectability and variable consideration
  • Loss contingencies
  • Real-life examples of risk and uncertainty disclosures being made by public and nonpublic companies.
  • Critical internal control considerations in today’s business and economic environment
  • Tips for public accountants continuing to provide audit, attest, and accounting services, including the impact on audit and attest reporting.

Recommended for Public and industry accountants at all levels interested in remaining current on professional, technical and relevant regulatory requirements.

Learning objectives

  • To recall the accounting, presentation, and disclosure requirements of financial statements prepared under U.S. GAAP and special purpose frameworks that are likely to “kick-in” as a result of the continued pandemic
  • To recognize and explain important internal control considerations as financial statements must continue to be prepared during this tumultuous time.
  • To identify tips for public accounting professionals who must continue to provide audit, attest, and accounting services to help clients satisfy internal and external reporting requirements
  • To recognize real-life examples of risk and uncertainty disclosures being made by public and nonpublic companies.

About Presenter

Jennifer Louis, CPA

President, Emergent Solutions Group LLC

jlouis@emergentgroup.net

Jennifer F. Louis, CPA has over 25 years of experience in designing and instructing high-quality training programs in a wide variety of technical and “soft skills” topics needed for professional and organization success. In 2003, she founded Emergent Solutions Group, LLC, where she focuses her energy on designing and delivering high-quality, practical, and engaging accounting and auditing training. She was most recently Director of Audit Product Development at Surgent Professional Education, and prior to that served as Executive Vice President/Director of Training Services at AuditWatch, Inc., a highly-respected training and audit process consulting firm. Before joining AuditWatch, Jennifer was the Financial/Operational Audit Manager at AARP. At the start of her professional career, Jennifer was an Audit Manager for Deloitte & Touche LLP, where she frequently served as a local and national instructor. Jennifer graduated summa cum laude from Marymount University with a BBA-Accounting. Besides loving life on the lake with her husband in Charlotte, NC, she enjoys hiking with her little dog Frodo Beggins, and savoring any precious moments spent with her two young adult boys.

Emergent Solutions Group is highly rated in course design and instruction on a wide array of topics, including accounting, auditing, personal development, project management, practice management, and more. Our Services includes : 

1. Developing High-Caliber, Cost-Effective Training Content

2. Revamping or Customizing Existing Training Offerings

3. "On-Call” Instructing and Speaking

4. Training the Trainer

FAQ

  • To receive CPE credit for the event, you must register for the webcast prior to the start of each program.
  • CPE is available to all eligible participants within 24 hours of each webinar.

Refund/Cancellation Policy

For more information regarding refund, complaint and program cancellation policies, please contact our offices at 646-688-5128

In case any of the course or live webinars gets cancelled we would be refunding you the entire amount (if paid).

NASBA Approved

MY-CPE LLC, 1600 Highway 6 South, Suite 250, Sugar Land, TX, 77478

MY-CPE LLC (Sponsor Id#: 143597) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.NASBARegistry.org.

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  • Cost $10
  • CPE Credits 2
  • Subject Area Accounting
  • Course Level Basic
  • Instructional Method group internet based
  • Prerequisites None
  • Advanced Preparation None
  • Who should attend? Accountant CPA - Small Firm CPA - Mid Size Firm Accounting Firm CPA (Industry) Young CPA CPA in Business Entrepreneurial CPA Accounting Practice Owners Senior Accountant VP Accounts Accounts Director Entrepreneurial Accountant Accounting Managers Staff of Accounting Firm
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upcoming Live CPE Webinars

Basis Calculations for Partners & LLC Members
Wednesday, April 01, 2020 | 10:30 AM EDT View Details/Register
HANDLE IRS AUDIT, APPEALS, COLLECTION & LITIGATION (LATEST 2019)
Wednesday, April 01, 2020 | 10:30 AM EDT View Details/Register
Annuity Basics with 2020 updates
Wednesday, April 01, 2020 | 12:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
SEC Enforcement of Accounting and Reporting Regulation
Wednesday, April 01, 2020 | 01:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
Time Management in “The Cloud” Using Gmail/Google
Wednesday, April 01, 2020 | 01:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
10 Secrets the Credit Card Processing Industry Doesn't Want You to Know
Wednesday, April 01, 2020 | 02:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
Fiduciary Income Tax Refresher and Latest Update 2020
Wednesday, April 01, 2020 | 02:30 PM EDT View Details/Register
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Wednesday, April 01, 2020 | 03:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
CIRCULAR 230 ETHICS (UPDATED 2019)
Wednesday, April 01, 2020 | 04:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
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Thursday, April 02, 2020 | 10:30 AM EDT View Details/Register
Form W-4 and Other Payroll and Form 1099 Updates
Thursday, April 02, 2020 | 01:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
How Accountants can use automation to overcome manual data entry and increase efficiency
Thursday, April 02, 2020 | 02:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
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Thursday, April 02, 2020 | 02:30 PM EDT View Details/Register
S Corporation Preparation, Basis Calculations & Distributions – Form 1120S Schedule K & K-1 Analysis
Friday, April 03, 2020 | 09:00 AM EDT View Details/Register
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Friday, April 03, 2020 | 10:00 AM EDT View Details/Register