Standards for Private Enterprises
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.
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.
Private Enterprise Advisory Committee Notes – May 25, 2017
July 5, 2017. These meeting notes provide a summary of discussions held.
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.
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.
FYI Article – Breaking New Ground: AcSB Sets Up Agriculture Advisory Group!
May 17, 2017. The AcSB establishes Agriculture Advisory Group to provide input on agriculture guidance being developed.
FYI Article – AcSB Advisory Committees: A Glance at What’s Happening
May 10, 2017. Find out what the IFRS Discussion Group, Private Enterprise Advisory Committee and Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee are up to recently. Learn how they assist the Board in developing and maintaining accounting standards in Canada.
FYI Article – Accounting for Investments: Are You Ready For the Changes?
April 28, 2017. This article provides an overview of the changes, and links to resource materials for private enterprises applying the new guidance for the first time.
Private Enterprise Advisory Committee Notes – February 2, 2017
April 13, 2017. These meeting notes provide a summary of discussions held.
Webinar – AcSB Spring 2017 Update - ASPE
March 31, 2017. Tune in to this webinar on May 9, 2017 (English) or May 10, 2017 (French) to get the latest updates on the AcSB’s projects for Redeemable Preferred Shares, Financial Instruments, Agriculture and other developments in financial reporting.
Survey – Revenue in Part II of the Handbook
March 29, 2017. Do you or your clients account for revenue using 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 in deciding whether to undertake a project on revenue in Part II. Complete this 20-minute survey by May 17, 2017.
FYI Article – Take Stock of These Effective Dates
January 20, 2017. Be mindful of the effective dates of recently issued accounting standards and amendments affecting you.