Roundtable – Share Your Views on Section 3856 Exposure Drafts!

The Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) is holding roundtables to seek input on the Exposure Drafts for

Participants have the option to attend in person, or by video or teleconference.

What are these projects about?

Retractable or Mandatorily Redeemable Shares Issued in a tax Planning Arrangement

The AcSB is re-examining the exception for equity classification of retractable or mandatorily redeemable shares issued in a tax planning arrangement, as set out in Section 3856, Financial Instruments, paragraph 3856.23 in Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises. The AcSB is seeking participants’ feedback on the proposed conditions for a classification exception and other aspects of its Exposure Draft.

Financial Instruments – Narrow Scope Amendments

Based on feedback received from respondents to its Post-implementation Review: Section 3856, Financial Instruments, the AcSB is seeking to address diversity with accounting for related party financial instruments and improve usefulness of some financial instrument disclosures. The AcSB is seeking participants’ feedback on the proposed guidance for initial measurement of related party financial instruments, impairment and forgiveness of related party financial instruments and other aspects of its Exposure Draft. 

Register Today!

Space is limited. Complete the registration form  to attend the roundtable of your choice!

Attend in person, or by video or teleconference to share your views.

When

Where

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. EST 

Ordre Des Comptables Professionnels Agréés Du Québec
5, Place Ville Marie, bureau 800
Montréal QC  H3B 2G2

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. EST 

Video or teleconference 

Thursday, November 9, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. EST 

Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada
277 Wellington St. West, 9th floor
Toronto ON  M5V 3H2

Thursday, November 9, 2017
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. EST 

Video or teleconference

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. PST 

Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia
8th Floor
555 West Hastings Street
Vancouver BC V6B 4N6

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. MST

Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta
800-444 7th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta, T2P 0X8

Please note – the AcSB may need to limit attendance to one individual per organization, if capacity is reached. For more information, please contact:

Mohamed Hassanali
Principal
Accounting Standards
Phone: +1-416-204-2967
Email: mhassanali@acsbcanada.ca

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