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July 23, 2019

News

Public Sector Accounting Discussion Group Submit an Issue – New Format!

Thinking about submitting an issue to the PSA DG? Members of the public are encouraged to get involved by following the new, simplified process for submissions. Visit the PSA Discussion Group’s Submit an Issue page for full details.

July 22, 2019

News

Volunteer Opportunity – The Accounting Standards Oversight Council Needs You

The Accounting Standards Oversight Council (AcSOC) is looking for new members. If you are interested in working with and debating issues of public interest and financial reporting with other prominent members of the Canadian business, professional, and government community, then submit your résumé by August 30, 2019 to apply to become a member.

July 16, 2019

News

PSAB Principal Selected as a Featured Speaker at the Canadian Public Sector Pensions Conference

PSAB principal, Lydia So is a featured speaker at this year’s Canadian Public Sector Pensions and Benefits Conference, where she will provide a PSAB update to conference delegates. Speakers include, senior executives of pension plans and others. The conference is being held in Whistler, BC, on September 18 and 19, 2019.

July 5, 2019

News

Article – Reviewing PSAB’s Approach to International Public Sector Accounting Standards

PSAB’s second consultation paper on its international strategy is out for comment until September 30, 2019. The paper clarifies and refines the four options originally presented in the first paper. Read the article and have your say on Canada’s public sector accounting international strategy.

June 20-21, 2019

Meeting Summary

PSAB Decision Summary – June 20-21, 2019

At its recent meeting, the Board discussed, reviewed and made decisions on number of topics, including Conceptual Framework and Reporting Model, Public Private Partnership and 2018-2019 Annual Improvements. Read the summary for full details.

June 14, 2019

News

Submit an Issue – PSAB 2019-2020 Annual Improvements

The deadline to submit your issues to ensure that they are considered in the 2019-2020 Annual Improvements project is approaching.  Get your issues into PSAB by June 30, 2019.

June 7, 2019

News

Volunteer Opportunity for an Indigenous Government Finance Official – The Public Sector Accounting Discussion Group Needs You

The Public Sector Accounting Board (PSAB) is committed to ensuring diversity and a broad experience is represented on its committees. We are currently looking for Indigenous government finance representation on our Public Sector Accounting (PSA) Discussion Group with expertise in public sector accounting. Read more about the opportunity we have available and apply by September 16, 2019.

June 6, 2019

Resource

In Brief – Reviewing PSAB’s Approach to International Public Sector Accounting Standards

Read this plain and simple overview to understand the options clarified in PSAB’s second International Strategy consultation paper. Have your say on Canada’s public sector accounting international strategy. Feedback is due by September 30, 2019.

May 29, 2019

Meeting Summary

Now Available! Meeting Report from PSA DG Livestreamed Meeting — April 26, 2019

Topics discussed were Purchased intangibles, developer agreements, international strategy, contractual rights, taxes levied for specific purposes, and more. Read the report for full details.

May 22, 2019

News

Webinar – The Future of Public Sector Accounting Standards in Canada

Tune into this webinar on July 9 to learn about PSAB's follow-up consultation paper, Reviewing PSAB's Approach to International Public Sector Accounting Standards, open for comment until September 30, 2019. The paper outlines four options that will shape the future of Canadian public sector accounting standards. Register now!