Course

The Bottom Line on the New Lease Accounting Requirements

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Event Details

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

12:30pm – 4:00pm
(Registration: 12:00pm)

Location

Fairmont Hot Springs Resort

1500 Fairmont Rd

Fairmont, MT 59711

406-797-3241

Field of Study

Accounting

CPE Credit

4 hours CPE credit

Course Code

CL4LEAS-10

Instructor

Level of Knowledge

Intermediate

Vendor

AICPA

Prerequisites

: Experience in application of accounting standards.

Description

How do the leasing requirements in the new standard differ from current GAAP? This course addresses that question by focusing on the basic core principles of the new standard. Discussion includes basic identification, recognition, measurement, presentation and disclosure requirements. Case study exercises are included to illustrate application of the new standard. This course discusses the lessee accounting model, including lease classification, amortization of the right-of-use asset and interest on the lease liability. This course also discusses the lessor accounting model, including profit recognition and collectability.

Highlights

  • Lease classification
  • Amortization of the lease asset
  • De recognition of the underlying asset
  • Recognition of lease receivables

Objectives

When you complete this course, you will be able to:

  • Differentiate between requirements under the current and new leases standards.
  • Compare current lease recognition and measurement requirements to those of the new leases standard.
  • Identify presentation and disclosure requirements of the new leases standard.

Designed For

Accountants in practice and industry.

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