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GASB Requests Input on Proposal to Improve Guidance on Compensated Absences, Amend Certain Disclosures

Norwalk, CT, March 3, 2021—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today issued for public feedback a proposed Statement designed to enhance the recognition and measurement guidance for compensated absences and refine related disclosure requirements....

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Financial Accounting Foundation Reappoints Jeffrey J. Previdi as Vice Chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board

Norwalk, CT, February 23, 2021—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today announced the reappointment of Jeffrey J. Previdi  as vice chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB)....

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Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Lise Valentine as Vice Chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council

Norwalk, CT, February 23, 2021—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) has announced the appointment of Lise Valentine, the deputy inspector general for audit and program review for the city of Chicago, as vice chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC)....

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Alan Skelton Named Director of Research and Technical Activities of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board

Norwalk, CT, January 29, 2021—The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) today announced the appointment of Alan Skelton to the role of director of research and technical activities....

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Financial Accounting Foundation Trustees Announce New Members and Reappointments of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC)

Norwalk, CT, January 21, 2021—The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) announced today the appointment of...

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Financial Accounting Foundation Names Five New Members to the Board of Trustees

Norwalk, CT, November 17, 2020—The Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) Board of Trustees today announced the appointment of new Trustees Timothy L. Christen, Lynnette Kelly, Richard N. Reisig, Sarah E. Smith, and Robin L. Washington...

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  • March 3, 2021 GASB Requests Input on Proposal to Improve Guidance on Compensated Absences, Amend Certain Disclosures
  • February 23, 2021 Financial Accounting Foundation Reappoints Jeffrey J. Previdi as Vice Chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board
  • February 23, 2021 Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Lise Valentine as Vice Chair of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council
  • January 29, 2021 Alan Skelton Named Director of Research and Technical Activities of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board
  • January 21, 2021 Financial Accounting Foundation Trustees Announce New Members and Reappointments of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC)
  • November 17, 2020 Financial Accounting Foundation Names Five New Members to the Board of Trustees

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