Education Pathways Webinar

Coming Soon to a Balance Sheet Near You: Operating Leases

Wednesday | April 19, 2017 at 1:00 PM (EDT) or
Thursday | April 20, 2017 at 10:00 AM (EDT)

Duration: 2 Hours (Limited Seating)

CPE Credit: This Webinar is Eligible for up to 2 hours (A&A) of recommended CPE Credit. Credit will be issued after the completion of the post-event survey and offered within 7-10 business days.

Hosted by: CetoLogic

Presented by:
George Azih, LeaseQuery’s GAAP & IFRS leasing standards leader and John L. Erwin, CPA: Audit Manager, Porter Keadle Moore, LLC

Accounting for leases has remained relatively unchanged in the United States since 1976. Not anymore. This education session will summarize what accountants at Financial Institutions need to know about the new lease accounting rules. It will provide you with detailed explanations (with actual examples) of the changes to lease accounting, focusing primarily on the lessee’s perspective.

Participants will discuss the following:

  • Why the boards made the change
  • Myths about the new lease accounting rules
  • The scope of the changes
  • Difference between current rules and the new lease rules
  • 2 comprehensive examples of a finance and operating lease
  • A detailed example showing the transition journal entries
  • Question and answer session

For more information and to register, please follow the link below.