Start Preparing Now for New Revenue Recognition Standard

Start Preparing Now for New Revenue Recognition StandardThis week’s post and linked full PDF are by Howard Goldman, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC.

While the effective dates have been delayed for the new FASB/IASB revenue recognition standard replacing industry-specific GAAP rules, Los Angeles and Southern California executives face significant potential risks if they fail to plan and prepare for application.

Given challenges of financial statement preparers, the new revenue recognition standard, Accounting Standards Update (ASU) 2014-09, now becomes effective for public companies with annual reporting periods beginning after December 15, 2017, and for private companies after December 15, 2018.

Reviewed in this week’s full PDF…

Start Preparing Now for New Revenue Recognition Standard

…are six specific risks that can occur without adequate preparation, as well as five areas that you should discuss now with an experienced professional.

Executives can benefit from talking with a provider of outsourced CFO services as a resource of this nature brings deep expertise in revenue recognition and the new standard’s impact.

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