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GASB Opens Search for Director of Research and Technical Activities

Norwalk, CT, September 10, 2020—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today announced that it has opened a formal search for the next GASB director of research and technical activities....

News Release

FAF Reappoints Robert Scott and Alan Skelton to Leadership Roles on the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council

Norwalk, CT, August 18, 2020—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today announced the reappointment of Robert Scott and Alan Skelton as chair and vice chair, respectively, of the of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory...

Media Advisory

GASB Requests Input on Proposals to Improve Key Components of Government Financial Reports

Norwalk, CT, July 24, 2020—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today issued for public feedback a proposed Statement that is designed to improve to key components of the blueprint for state and local government annual financial reports....

Media Advisory | Exposure Draft

GASB Adds Resources to Emergency Toolbox Addressing Issues Arising from COVID-19 Pandemic

Norwalk, CT, July 20, 2020—During the development of the recently issued Technical Bulletin 2020-1, Accounting and Financial Reporting Issues Related to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) and Coronavirus Diseases, several issues were raised that were not specifically addressed...

Stakeholder Advisory

GASB Releases Accounting and Financial Reporting Guidance Related to the Cares Act and Coronavirus Diseases

Norwalk, CT, July 2, 2020—As part of its continuing efforts to assist state and local governments during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today released a Technical Bulletin containing guidance for applying existing...

Media Advisory | Technical Bulletin 2020-1

GASB Requests Input on Revenue and Expense Recognition Proposals

Norwalk, CT, June 30, 2020—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today issued for public feedback a Preliminary Views (PV) on revenue and expense recognition model proposals....

Media Advisory | Preliminary Views
  • September 10, 2020 GASB Opens Search for Director of Research and Technical Activities
  • August 18, 2020 FAF Reappoints Robert Scott and Alan Skelton to Leadership Roles on the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council
  • July 24, 2020 GASB Requests Input on Proposals to Improve Key Components of Government Financial Reports
  • July 20, 2020 GASB Adds Resources to Emergency Toolbox Addressing Issues Arising from COVID-19 Pandemic
  • July 2, 2020 GASB Releases Accounting and Financial Reporting Guidance Related to the Cares Act and Coronavirus Diseases
  • June 30, 2020 GASB Requests Input on Revenue and Expense Recognition Proposals

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