Standards for Private Enterprises
Job Opportunity – Principal, Accounting Standards
April 12, 2016. 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 – Where Should the AcSB Hold its Agriculture Roundtables?
April 12, 2016. The AcSB will be hosting in-person roundtable discussions on its Discussion Paper this summer. Help us decide which Canadian locations to visit by completing this short, four-question survey by May 5, 2016.
Private Enterprise Advisory Committee Notes – February 17, 2016
April 5, 2016. These meeting notes provide a summary of discussions held.
CPA Magazine – Standards Digest – April 2016
April 5, 2016. CPA Magazine’s Standards Digest is a monthly snapshot into some of the latest standard-setting news and issues. This month, read about the AcSB’s 2016-2021 Strategic Plan and a Q&A with PSAB’s Director about the newly formed Public Private Partnerships Task Force.
AcSB 2016-2021 Strategic Plan – Accounting Standards in Canada: At the Leading Edge of Financial Reporting
March 30, 2016. Read our new five-year Strategic Plan, which takes effect on April 1, 2016. The Plan continues the overall strategies already adopted for the different categories of private sector reporting entities, and improves how they are being implemented.
CPA Magazine – Standards Digest – March 2016
March 8, 2016. CPA Magazine’s Standards Digest is a monthly snapshot into some of the latest standard-setting news and issues. This month, read about the AcSB’s Agriculture project and long-time PSAB Director Tim Beauchamp’s retirement.
FYI Article – Explore the AcSB’s Discussion Paper on Agriculture
February 23, 2016. Your input is needed! How should private enterprises account for living plants and animals and the harvested products from those plants and animals? Find out about the AcSB’s preliminary views.
FYI Article – Annual Improvements: Revised Timing
January 26, 2016. Are you aware that the AcSB revised the timing of the annual improvements process for accounting standards for private enterprises? Here’s an overview of the new process.
FYI Article – Mind the (New) GAAP: Remember These Effective Dates
January 14, 2016. Has a new annual reporting period begun for your organization? Make sure you know the effective dates of accounting standards issued recently.
Discussion Paper – Agriculture
December 18, 2015. The AcSB has issued a Discussion Paper that considers issues in accounting for biological assets and agricultural produce. Stakeholders are encouraged to submit their comments, on the form provided, by May 19, 2016.
Invitation to Comment – AcSB 2016-2021 Draft Strategic Plan
May 20, 2015. The AcSB has issued an Invitation to Comment on its next strategic plan, which outlines the AcSB’s vision, how it will operate and the broad policy objectives that will guide its standard-setting activities. Stakeholders are encouraged to submit their comments, on the form provided, by September 17, 2015.