Examining the New Lease Standard: More Than Meets the EyeMore Courses
NLS4-DM | In Person Training | Intermediate | Scheduled
- Please note: You may attend this program via live webcast from your own computer. Register for the live webcast option HERE.
- Accounting & Auditing
Experience in financial accounting and reporting.
CPAs, controllers and other financial accounting personnel involved in financial statement preparation and review.
Implementing ASU No 2016-02, Leases (Topic 842) is sure to have a major impact on your balance sheet and potentially your business. This course will cover the major provisions of the standard and tackle the tricky issues of accounting for lease modifications and other lease re-measurement events.
- ASU No. 2016-02, Leases (Topic 842).
- Overall lease accounting guidance.
- Lessor Accounting 101.
- Lessee Accounting 101.
- Detailed review of accounting by lessees and lessors.
- Sale and leaseback transactions.
- Transition guidance.
- Other operational issues.
Michael J. Morgan
Michael Morgan has over 30 years of experience in public speaking. He is President of Morgan and Robinson, P.C., a consulting firm specializing in International Auditing and Taxation. Mr. Morgan is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in Georgia, Virginia, and New York. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, as well as both the Georgia and Virginia Society of CPA's. He is a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. An accomplished author and instructor, Mr. Morgan has traveled internationally, writing manuals and conducting seminars on accounting and auditing related topics for former communist countries. He is also a nationally recognized instructor for the AICPA on topics of accounting and auditing, staff training, governmental and not for profit entities. For several semesters, he was an accounting instructor in the School of Business at Old Dominion University located in Norfolk, Virginia. Mr. Morgan is the recipient of several "Outstanding Discussion Leader" awards by the AICPA and has also received similar awards from the New York, Illinois, Nevada, and Virginia Society of CPA's. He has also been nominated for the Distinguished Eagle Scout Award. This award is presented to those who, as adults, distinguish themselves in their chosen profession utilizing the skills learned, as a youth, achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. [April 07]