Accounting Standards Board
Job Opportunity – Principal, Accounting Standards
July 14, 2017. CPA Canada is seeking an individual to join the accounting standards team to develop accounting and financial reporting standards for public companies, private enterprises, not-for-profit organizations and pension plans in Canada.
AcSB Exposure Draft – Property, Plant and Equipment—Proceeds before Intended Use (Proposed amendments to IAS 16)
July 13, 2017. The AcSB has issued its Exposure Draft that corresponds to the IASB’s Exposure Draft on this topic. Stakeholders are encouraged to submit their comments by October 19, 2017.
Survey – AcSB Priorities for Part II
July 7, 2017. Do you or your clients use the private enterprise standards in Part II directly or via the not-for-profit standards in Part III? Here’s your opportunity to influence the AcSB on which topics to prioritize in determining if and when to undertake Part II projects. Complete this 10-minute survey by August 11, 2017.
AcSB Response – Prepayment Features with Negative Compensation (Proposed amendments to IFRS 9)
July 5, 2017. The AcSB has submitted a comment letter responding to the IASB’s Exposure Draft issued in April 2017.
Private Enterprise Advisory Committee Notes – May 25, 2017
July 5, 2017. These meeting notes provide a summary of discussions held.
AcSB Decision Summary – June 22, 2017
July 5, 2017. An executive summary of discussions and decisions with respect to the topics addressed at this meeting.
AcSB Meeting Agenda – July 13, 2017
July 4, 2017. A summary of topics for discussion.
AcSOC 2016-2017 Annual Report – Continuous Improvement By Working Together
June 30, 2017. The theme of this year’s Annual Report tells the story of the collaborative teamwork we were part of in 2016-2017. Read more about the work we did with our sister council, the Auditing and Assurance Standards Oversight Council, and our oversight of the Accounting Standards Board and Public Sector Accounting Board’s activities.
The 2017 IFRS® Conference – November 1-2, 2017
June 29, 2017. Jointly presented by CPA Canada and the IFRS Foundation in Toronto, this conference is your opportunity to receive authoritative updates and implementation support on IFRS Standards. Presenters include Linda Mezon (AcSB Chair), Hans Hoogervorst (IASB® Chairman) and Russell G. Golden (U.S. Financial Accounting Standards Board Chairman).
AcSB 2016-2017 Annual Report – Paving the Way to Improved Performance
June 29, 2017. 2016-2017 was a pivotal year for the AcSB. This year’s Annual Report highlights the key projects and strategies the Board moved forward, including continuing to expand our engagement with stakeholders, focusing on evidence-based standard setting, and seeing the AcSB staff reach its full complement to better address our stakeholders’ needs.
IASB Exposure Draft – Property, Plant and Equipment—Proceeds before Intended Use (Proposed amendments to IAS 16)
June 26, 2017. The IASB has issued an Exposure Draft proposing amendments to IAS 16 Property, Plant and Equipment. Canadian stakeholders are encouraged to submit their comments to the IASB by October 19, 2017.
The ONE National Conference – September 18-19, 2017
June 22, 2017. Attend this year’s The ONE national conference in Ottawa, designed for all CPAs. AcSB Chair Linda Mezon will be speaking about the Board’s current priorities and activities, including an overview of standards soon taking effect and early-stage projects you can get involved with now.