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 Start:  23 Aug 2017 (Wed)
 Registration:  See Description
Cost:  See Description
 Contact:  Gfoa Gfoa
312-977-9700
training@gfoa.org
 End:  24 Aug 2017 (Thu)
 Where?:  Hyatt Regency Sacramento
Sacramento, CA 
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 Description

Advanced Government Accounting



Aug 24 2017 - 8:30am to 4:30pm  PDT
Aug 25 2017 - 8:00am to 4:00pm  PDT

 

 

 
Location:
 

Sacramento, CA (Hyatt Regency Sacramento)

1209 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
United States
 
Level: 
Advanced
 
Field of Study: 
Accounting – Governmental
 
CPE Credits: 
16
 
Member Price: 
$580.00
 
Non-Member Price: 
$790.00
 
Prerequisite: 

Accounting and financial reporting professionals with at least two years of governmental experience, or who have attended the GFOA’s Intermediate Governmental Accounting seminar or an equivalent program.

 
Speakers: 
Acting Director, Technical Services Center
GFOA
 
Who Will Benefit: 

Anyone involved in preparing or auditing state or local government financial statements.

 
Program Description: 

This seminar examines in detail selected topics in governmental accounting and financial reporting. 

 
Seminar Objectives: 

Those who successfully complete this seminar should gain a basic understanding of the appropriate accounting and financial reporting for:

  • Capital assets;
  • Debt;
  • Investments and derivatives;
  • Pensions and other postemployment benefits;
  • Grants;
  • Risk financing;
  • Compensated absences;
  • Lease accounting;
  • Conversion and consolidation;
  • Termination benefits;
  • Joint ventures and similar arrangements;
  • Landfills and pollution remediation;
  • Escheat property;
  • Sales and pledges of receivables and future revenues;
  • Government combinations and transfers of operations;
  • Nonexchange financial guarantees;
  • Service concession arrangements (public/private partnerships – P3’s);   
  • Arbitrage accounting; and
  • Bankruptcies.

 

PARTICIPANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO BRING WITH THEM A COPY OF THEIR GOVERNMENT’S COMPREHENSIVE ANNUAL FINANCIAL REPORT. 

 

 Location
 Name:  Hyatt Regency Sacramento
Web Site:  http://www.gfoa.orgClick Here
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 Contact:  Natalie Laudadio
312-578-2298
 Address:  1209 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814