Webinar Details

ASC 842: A Detailed Example of Applying the New Lease Accounting Standards

by George Azih from LeaseQuery


Course Description

George Azih, CPA and founder of LeaseQuery, returns to present the third segment of LeaseQuery's six-part series on lease accounting. In this live event, George will walk through a comprehensive example of the new standards in action.  A broad understanding of the new guidance is helpful, and knowledge of key terms is important.  Successful implementation of the standards comes down to proper application of the concepts.  George's end-to-end example will begin with lease commencement and include how to address lease modifications.

Learning Objectives
  • Identify how to apply lease accounting concepts to a specific lease example
  • Understand how to prepare initial journal entries for lease payments and lease liabilities
  • Identify lease modifications
  • Understand how to prepare subsequent journal entries to reflect the lease modification
  • Basic understanding of ASC 842 standards
Who Should Attend

Accounting and finance professionals whose companies manage a medium-to-high volume of leases will benefit most from this event, along with CPAs who serve clients with a similar volume of leases.

Advanced Preparation

If you missed parts 1 & 2, you are still welcome to join us!  You can email info@leasequery.com to request a recording of prior sessions. 

Presenter Details
George Azih

George Azih Is LeaseQuery’s Founder and CEO. Prior to founding LeaseQuery, George worked in Technical Accounting and Accounting Research for a Fortune 500 company, specializing in lease accounting, debt modifications and hedge accounting. Prior to that, he worked in a CPA firm specializing in audits of financial institutions (banks and insurance companies). He holds a Bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Georgia, and is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Georgia Society of CPAs.

George is considered a leading expert on lease accounting and has been chosen to speak about this topic to numerous groups at different events including Bloomberg Magazine, Crowe Horwath, the Georgia Soci... Read more

  • george.azih@leasequery.com
  • (800) 880 - 7270
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Date & Time
Thursday, March 28, 2019

1:00 PM EDT
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Additional Information
Cost: FREE
Credits: 1.00 hours
Subject area: Accounting
Course level: Intermediate
Delivery method: Group Internet Based
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