International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) are a framework of global accounting standards for organizations to make their financial reporting comparable across international boundaries. Although public companies in the United States have not yet adopted IFRS, many U.S. based organizations involved in foreign activities prepare their financial statements under IFRS. In this webinar, Matthew Briggson will walk through the history of IFRS, discuss considerations around first adopting the standards, and explain key similarities and differences with other frameworks, including U.S. GAAP.
- Identify the history of IFRS and adoption timeline for major jurisdications around the world.
- Recognize the impact of IFRS on U.S. businesses who have foreign activities.
- Discover the key similarities and differences between IFRS and U.S. GAAP.
- Basic understanding of U.S. GAAP reporting framework.
Who Should Attend
CPAs, finance, and accounting professionals interested in the IFRS framework.
Matthew Briggson is a certified public accountant in the State of Michigan and a co-founder of Encoursa LLC, a technology company offering continuing professional education courses to CPAs and other financial professionals. Before founding Encoursa, Matthew spent time in public accounting at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in the Assurance Practice.
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Date & Time
Wednesday, March 27, 2024
12:00 PM EDT (see additional timezones)
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