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Companion to PPC's Guide to Preparing Financial Statements - Course 3 - Specialty Topics Related to Financial Statement Preparation (PFSTG173)  

CATEGORY: Accounting & Auditing
COURSE ID: PFSTG173, VERSION 1.00
(2)
Print-Based with OG
8 CPE Credits
Level: Basic

This interactive self-study course discusses several specialty topics that CPAs need to understand to be better able to prepare a client's financial statements. Lesson 1 takes a look at accounting for certain tax transactions, including a change in accounting method or period, asset capitalization and valuation considerations, stock redemption and related transactions, and changes in tax status. Lesson 2 examines fair value measurements that may apply to a financial presentation and covers topics including fair value measurement and disclosure, common valuation techniques, and what happens when an entity is liquidated. Finally, Lesson 3 discusses derivative instruments and covers topics such as accounting for derivatives. Course Expiration Date: December 31, 2018 Please note, the grading fee for answer sheets submitted by regular mail is $99.

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