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Wednesday, July 13, 2016
GASB Review 2016

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The Association of Government Accountants (AGA) and the Financial Management Advisory Council (FMAC) are pleased to offer a FREE webinar for GASB Review 2016.

Date: July 13, 2016
Time: 11 am to 1 pm
Location: House Hearing Room D in the John L. O’ Brien Building

Event Description : OVERVIEW
As fiscal year-end for most state governments quickly approaches and a new year begins, it’s an opportune time for financial statement preparers and auditors to get a refresher on standards that will be effective for June 30, 2016, financial statements, as well as recently released GASB statements that will require attention in fiscal year 2017.

This webinar will provide “must know” guidance on previously-issued GASB statements that are effective for June 30, 2016 and 2017.

For 2016, these statements include:
• Statement 72—Fair Value—Measurement and Application
• Statement 73—Pensions—Related Assets (outside the scope of Statements 67 and 68) and Statements 67 and 68 Amendments
• Statement 76—GAAP Hierarchy
• Statement 79—External Investment Pools
• Implementation Guide—2015-1
Statements effective for 2017 are:
• Statement 73—Pensions—Employers (outside the scope of Statement 68)
• Statement 74—Other Postemployment Benefits (OPEB) Plan Reporting
• Statement 77—Tax Abatements Disclosures
• Statement 78—Pensions Provided Through Certain Multiple-Employer Defined Benefit Pension Plans
• Statement 80—Blending Requirements for Certain Component Units
• Statement 82—Pension Issues
• Implementation Guide—2016-1
Other recently issued GASB statements that will be covered include:
• Statement 75—OPEB—Employers
• Statement 81—Irrevocable Split-Interest Agreements
• David A. Vaudt, Chairman, Governmental Accounting Standards Board
• David R. Bean, Director of Research, Governmental Accounting Standards Board
• Other GASB staff