Standards for Public Sector Entities
Submit an Issue – PSA Discussion Group
December 7, 2016. The next meeting of the Group will be held in Toronto on March 15, 2017. Individuals are encouraged to submit issues relating to the application of the PSA Handbook by January 31, 2017.
Webinar – Employment Benefits Project Update and Invitation to Comment on Deferral Provisions
December 6, 2016. Tune in to this webinar on January 30, 2017 (English) or January 31, 2017 (French) to get the latest information on PSAB’s Employment Benefits project, including information on the Invitation to Comment, “Employment Benefits: Deferral Provisions in Sections PS 3250 and PS 3255.”
Invitation to Comment – Employment Benefits: Deferral Provisions in Sections PS 3250 and PS 3255
November 25, 2016. PSAB has issued an Invitation to Comment to seek stakeholder input before forming its preliminary views on the deferral provisions in the employment benefits standards. Stakeholders are encouraged to submit their responses, on the form provided, by March 3, 2017.
Message from the Chair – November 2016
November 18, 2016. PSAB’s Chair, Rod Monette, highlights discussions held at the Board’s September 2016 meeting and other topics.
Volunteer Opportunity – PSA Discussion Group
October 20, 2016. PSAB is seeking members for its Public Sector Accounting Discussion Group. If you are interested, please submit a resumé by November 3, 2016.
Rate-regulated Activities – AcSB Staff Research Paper
September 15, 2016. A paper examining the decision-usefulness of financial information that reflects the economics of rate-regulated activities will be discussed at upcoming meetings of the AcSB, the International Forum of Accounting Standard Setters, and the Accounting Standards Advisory Forum (ASAF). Register to hear the ASAF discussion on September 29, 2016.
PSAB Matters Article – Progress on our Employment Benefits Project
August 26, 2016. Stay informed on our Employment Benefits project and upcoming opportunities to share your views.
PSAB Matters Article – Staying the Course on Government Transfers
August 26, 2016. This article discusses our rationale to stay the course on Section PS 3410, Government Transfers.
Message from the Chair – August 2016
August 15, 2016. PSAB’s Chair, Rod Monette, highlights discussions held at the Board’s June 2016 meeting and other topics.
IPSASB Consultation Paper – Public Sector Specific Financial Instruments
August 11, 2016. IPSASB has issued a Consultation Paper that considers the issues related to public sector specific financial instruments and possible approaches to accounting for them. Canadian stakeholders are encouraged to provide their comments to IPSASB by December 31, 2016.
PSA Discussion Group – Report on March 3, 2016 Meeting
June 24, 2016. Read the report for details about the discussions at the Group’s most recent meeting.
PSAB 2015-2016 Annual Report – Community: Developing High-quality Standards Together
June 23, 2016. The theme of this year’s Annual Report expresses our key focus in 2015-2016, which will continue for years to come. Read more about how we’ve strengthened our commitment to hearing from every one of our stakeholder groups, as well as details about our activities, accomplishments and challenges over the year.