Accounting Standards Board
FYI Article – AcSB Hosts IASB Members; Canadians Contribute to International Dialogue
December 5, 2016. The AcSB connected visiting IASB members directly with its Canadian stakeholders through a variety of events. These events enabled stakeholders to share their views and receive information to support IFRS application.
FYI Article – 2017 Annual Improvements to Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises: Have Your Say
December 5, 2016. This article outlines the AcSB’s Exposure Draft and urges you to respond by December 15, 2016.
IFRS Discussion Group – Report on September 13, 2016 Meeting
November 28, 2016. Read the report for details about the Group’s discussions. Listen to the audio recordings to hear the Group’s full discussion.
Private Enterprise Advisory Committee Notes – October 6, 2016
November 22, 2016. These meeting notes provide a summary of discussions held.
AcSB Response – Definition of a Business and Accounting for Previously Held Interests (Proposed amendments to IFRS 3 and IFRS 11)
November 16, 2016. The AcSB has submitted a comment letter responding to the IASB’s Exposure Draft issued in June 2016.
Volunteer Opportunity – Agriculture Advisory Group
November 15, 2016. The AcSB is seeking volunteers for its new Agriculture Advisory Group. If you have an interest in accounting standards for the agricultural sector, please submit a resumé by January 3, 2017.
AcSB Meeting Agenda – November 21-22, 2016
November 4, 2016. A summary of topics for discussion.
IASB Work Plan 2017-2021 – Feedback Statement on 2015 Agenda Consultation
November 4, 2016. The IASB has published a Feedback Statement on its Agenda Consultation resulting in a Work Plan for 2017-2021. The central theme for its activities will be better communication in financial statements. The focus areas include the completion of large projects, supporting implementation and focusing on the research program.
Volunteer Opportunity – Private Enterprise Advisory Committee
November 3, 2016. The AcSB is seeking new members to appoint to this Committee. If you have an interest in accounting standards for private enterprises, please submit a resumé by December 14, 2016.
IFRS Discussion Group Meeting Agenda – November 29, 2016
October 31, 2016. An agenda covering the topics for discussion is now available. Get more information about the meeting to be held in Toronto, including how to attend in person.
AcSB Response – FASB Invitation to Comment – Agenda Consultation
October 28, 2016. The AcSB has submitted a comment letter responding to the FASB’s Invitation to Comment issued in August 2016.
Video of Panel Discussion – IFRS 15
October 28, 2016. Watch the video and download the slides from this panel discussion hosted by the AcSB and chaired by IASB member, Gary Kabureck. Hear standard-setter, preparer, auditor and securities-regulator insights into the implementation of IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers.