Accounting & Auditing Update at UNC School of Govt., December 2nd

Accounting & Auditing Update at UNC School of Govt., December 2nd

Information courtesy of the UNC School of Government.

This 1-day course will focus on new and emerging governmental accounting and financial reporting requirements.

Program Topics:

• Recent pronouncements of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB)

• GASB’s technical agenda

• Implementation of the new fund balance reporting requirements of GASB Statement No. 54

• Accounting and financial reporting requirements of intangible assets as per GASB Statement No. 51

• GASB’s new Comprehensive Implementation Guide

Who Should Attend: Experienced finance officers, finance staff, as well as interested management and elected officials

Prerequisites: Each participant should have a general working knowledge of governmental accounting and financial reporting practices.

CPE Credit: CPAs earn 8 CPE hours

Registration: Register online at

Faculty Coordinator: Gregory S. Allison, Public Finance and Government

For more information: Contact Cate Cunningham, program manager, at 919.843.6518

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