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FASB and PCC to Host Private Company Town Hall at Southern Methodist University

Norwalk, CT, January 22, 2015—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the Private Company Council (PCC) will host their fourth Private Company Town Hall Meeting on April 28, 2015, at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.....

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Financial Accounting Foundation Names Myra R. Drucker and John Veihmeyer to Board of Trustees

Norwalk, CT, January 15, 2015—The Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today announced that it has appointed Myra R. Drucker and John Veihmeyer to the FAF Board of Trustees, effective today....

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FASB Issues Accounting Alternative for Private Companies on Intangible Assets in Business Combinations

Norwalk, CT, December 23, 2014—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today issued guidance intended to improve private company financial reporting regarding accounting for identifiable intangible assets in a business combination....

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2015 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Now Available

Norwalk, CT—December 18, 2014—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today announced the availability of the 2015 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy (Taxonomy) pending final acceptance by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)....
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Private Company Council Media Meeting Recap

Norwalk, CT, December 11, 2014—The Private Company Council (PCC) met on Thursday, December 11, 2014. Below is a brief summary of issues addressed by the PCC at the meeting, categorized by project.

Media Meeting Recap
  • January 22, 2015 FASB and PCC to Host Private Company Town Hall at Southern Methodist University
  • January 15, 2015 Financial Accounting Foundation Names Myra R. Drucker and John Veihmeyer to Board of Trustees
  • December 23, 2014 FASB Issues Accounting Alternative for Private Companies on Intangible Assets in Business Combinations
  • 2015 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Now Available
  • December 11, 2014 Private Company Council Media Meeting Recap

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