2018 SEC Handbook

Author: Wolters Kluwer
Publisher: CCH
ISBN: 1454886463
Release Date: 2017-12
Genre: Law

This 2018 Edition of the SEC Handbook: Rules and Forms for Financial Statements and Related Disclosure reproduces the latest requirements, as of November 7, 2017, for preparing financial statements and related disclosure documents filed with the SEC. The Handbook is a portable, affordable, and current resource with the latest SEC rules, forms, interpretations, and other materials specifically related to preparing financial statements and other SEC disclosure documents. The scope is broad enough to serve as a complete reference for anyone whose practice touches on SEC disclosure rules (e.g., transactional attorneys, corporate counsel, corporate governance professionals, etc.). It includes the full-text of: Regulations S-K, S-X, and S-T; selected rules and forms under the 1934 Act; Industry Guides; Staff Accounting Bulletins; and the Codification of Financial Reporting Policies The 2018 Edition includes the following new and updated material: New Staff Accounting Bulletin No. 116, which modifies portions of existing guidance to conform authoritative accounting guidance and SEC rules, as well as FASB Accounting Standards Codification Topic 606 New Staff Legal Bulletin 14I, which addresses the scope of Exchange Act Rule 14a-8(i)(5) and (i)(7) and provides information on proposals submitted on behalf of shareholders and the use of graphs and images Revised expiration dates in interim final rules that provide exemptions for certain security-based swaps Amendments to Regulations S-T and S-K and related forms to require certain registrants to include hyperlinks to exhibits listed in the exhibit index of filings and to submit them in HTML format Technical amendments to conform rules and forms to amendments made by Title I of the JOBS Act and new rules to effectuate required inflation adjustments A technical correction to Exchange Act Rule 12g-1 to more precisely reflect the "holder of record" threshold in Exchange Act Section 12(g)(1) Previous Edition: 2017 SEC Handbook: Rules and Forms for Financial Statements and Related Disclosure, ISBN 9781454875147

SEC Handbook

Author: Wolters Kluwer
Publisher: CCH
ISBN: 1454875143
Release Date: 2016-12-19
Genre: Law


SEC Handbook

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105060282170
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Disclosure of information


Materiality in Financial Reporting

Author: Francesco Bellandi
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing
ISBN: 9781787438439
Release Date: 2017-12-15
Genre: Business & Economics

This book offers an integrated perspective of materiality from the different angles of accounting, auditing, internal controls, management commentary, financial analysis, management control, forensic analysis, sustainability reporting, corporate responsibility, assurance standards, integrated reporting, and limited legal considerations.

Accounting Guide Brokers and Dealers in Securities 2017

Author: AICPA
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119487104
Release Date: 2017-11-17
Genre: Business & Economics

The 2017 edition gives up-to-date industry-specific guidance needed to be able to tailor operations with the most current standards and regulations. Included are new best practices and interpretive guidance to industry-specific considerations, this guide has you covered. This edition offers “best practice” discussion of industry-specific issues such as fair value accounting and related disclosures, as well as compliance with regulatory requirements. Further, new guidance on initial margin has been approved in accordance with applicable AICPA requirements.

PCAOB Standards and Related Rules

Author: AICPA
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781945498923
Release Date: 2018-02-13
Genre: Business & Economics

Pursuant to PCAOB Release No. 2017-001, The Auditor's Report on an Audit of Financial Statements When the Auditor Expresses an Unqualified Opinion and Related Amendments to PCAOB Standards, dated June 1, 2017, the PCAOB adopted a new auditor reporting standard and related amendments that will require the auditor to provide new information about the audit and make the auditor's report more informative and relevant to investors and other financial statement users. The standard and related amendments were subsequently approved by the SEC on October 23, 2017, and are effective as of audits of fiscal years ending on or after December 15, 2017 (except for the “Critical Audit Matters” section of the standard and related amendments, which have a phased effective date). This 2018 edition of the AICPA’s PCAOB Standards and Related Rules includes the newly approved standard The Auditor's Report on an Audit of Financial Statements When the Auditor Expresses an Unqualified Opinion (AS 3101). In addition, this title also features updated staff guidance, included a new question and answers section, updated guidance for firms filing the new Form AP, and a new Staff Audit Practice Alert to assist auditors in applying PCAOB standards when auditing companies' implementation of the new FASB revenue accounting standard.

Wiley GAAP 2017

Author: Joanne M. Flood
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119356981
Release Date: 2016-12-01
Genre: Study Aids

The most practical, authoritative guide to GAAP Wiley GAAP 2017 contains complete coverage of the Financial Accounting Standards Board's (FASB) Accounting Standards Codification (ASC), the source of authoritative generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). Wiley GAAP renders GAAP more understandable and accessible for research and has been designed to reduce the amount of time and effort needed to solve accounting research and implementation issues. The 2017 edition reflects the new FASB guidance on: Revenue Recognition Leases Business Combinations Pensions Financial Instruments And more than 17 other new FASB Accounting Standards Updates Providing interpretive guidance, analytical explanations, graphic tools, and more than 300 real-world, examples and illustrations, this invaluable guide offers clear, user-friendly guidance on every ASC Topic in the Codification. Offers insight into the application of complex financial reporting rules Contains a detailed index for easy reference use Includes comprehensive cross-referencing to the FASB codification system, making it efficient for you to perform in-depth research As a bonus, a comprehensive disclosure checklist offers practical guidance to preparing financial statements for commercial entities in accordance with GAAP. For easy reference and research, the checklist follows the order of the codification. With easy-to-access information, this reliable resource offers complete coverage of the FASB Codification.

Accounting Trends and Techniques U S GAAP Financial Statements Best Practices in Presentation and Disclosure

Author: AICPA
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781945498879
Release Date: 2017-12-04
Genre: Business & Economics

Updated for new accounting and auditing guidance issued, this valuable tool provides hundreds of high quality disclosure examples from carefully selected U.S. companies of different sizes, across industries such as banking, credit and insurance, communication services, and healthcare from such organizations as Scotts Miracle-Gro, Coca-Cola, Caterpillar, and BB&T. Illustrations of the most important, immediate, and challenging disclosures, such as derivatives and hedging, consolidations, and fair value measurement are provided. Hot topics include statement of cash flows, going concern, and business combinations and intangibles. This edition also provides clear, direct guidance to help you understand and comply with all significant reporting requirements and detailed indexes to help you quickly find exactly what you need.

Corporate Controller s Handbook of Financial Management 2008 2009

Author: Jae K. Shim
Publisher: CCH
ISBN: 0808091727
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Business & Economics

CCH's Corporate Controller's Handbook of Financial Management is a comprehensive source of practical solutions, strategies, techniques, procedures, and formulas covering all key aspects of accounting and financial management. Its examples, checklists, step-by-step instructions, and other practical working tools simplify complex financial management issues and give CFOs, corporate financial managers, and controllers quick answers to day-to-day questions.

Wiley GAAP 2016 Interpretation and Application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

Author: Joanne M. Flood
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119106067
Release Date: 2016-01-05
Genre: Business & Economics

The complete, cross-referenced GAAP guide, with illustrations, explanations, and examples Wiley GAAP 2016 contains the most comprehensive coverage of all GAAP pronouncements in a single volume, providing professionals with a complete reference to the entire GAAP hierarchy. This new edition includes the latest updates to the standards, along with AICPA ASEC statements of position and a comprehensive cross-reference of accounting topics to the new FASB codification system. All pronouncements are fully explained in detail, including terminology, and practice exercises demonstrate real-world application. Each chapter includes a discussion of perspectives and issues, sources of GAAP, definitions, concepts, rules, and examples, with specific appendices where applicable. This useful guide contains numerous examples and illustrations, and all original pronouncements are referenced to the FASB Current Text. GAAP is constantly being updated, and users require expert interpretation and explanation of relevant principles with every new pronouncement. This book provides clear, comprehensive guidance, including FASB Technical Bulletins, AcSEC Practice Bulletins, FASB Implementation Guides, and AICPA Statements of Position and Accounting Interpretations. Readers will: Refer to GAAP standards and ASEC statements Understand relevant terminology, concepts, and rules Study detailed examples to gain a solid working knowledge of the standards Gain confidence by practicing GAAP applications before using it in the field This guide represents the most complete, comprehensive GAAP reference available, and the digital format allows for instant access to information through the point-and-click Index and Table of Contents. A thorough study and analysis of all US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Wiley GAAP 2016 is the essential reference. /td /tr /table

Handbook of Debt Management

Author: GeraldJ. Miller
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781351564649
Release Date: 2017-07-05
Genre: Political Science

Examining various methods of debt management used in the US., Handbook of Debt Management, provides a comprehensive analysis of securities offered for sale by municipalities, states, and the federal government. The book covers laws regarding municipal bonds, the economic choice between debt and taxes and the tax-exempt status of municipal bond owners, capital budgeting, including state and local government practices, developing governmental and intergovernmental debt policies, pay-as-you-go with debt financing for capital projects, US Internal Revenue Service regulations on arbitrage in state and local government debt proceeds investment, US treasury auctions, and more.

A Practical Guide to SEC Proxy and Compensation Rules

Author: Amy L. Goodman
Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online
ISBN: 9780735598959
Release Date: 2010-10-05
Genre: Law

A Practical Guide to SEC Proxy and Compensation Rules, Fifth Edition is designed to meet the special needs of corporate officers and other professionals who must understand and master the latest changes in compensation disclosure and related party disclosure rules, including requirements and initial SEC implementing rules under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Current, comprehensive and reliable, the Guide prepares you to handle both common issues and unexpected situations. Contributions from the country's leading compensation and proxy experts analyze: Executive compensation tables Compensation disclosure and analysis Other proxy disclosure requirements E-proxy rules Executive compensation under IRC Section 162(m) And much more! Organized for quick, easy access to all the issues and areas youand’re likely to encounter in your daily work, A Practical Guide to SEC Proxy and Compensation Rules Dissects each compensation table individuallyand—the summary compensation table, the option and SAR tables, the long-term incentive plan tableand—and alerts you to the perils and pitfalls of each one Walks you through preparation of the Compensation Disclosure and Analysis Explains the latest interpretations under the SEC's shareholder proposal rule and institutional investor initiatives and what they mean for the coming proxy season Helps you tackle planning concerns that have arisen in the executive compensation context, including strategies for handling shareholder proposals regarding executive compensation and obtaining shareholder approval of stock option plans The Fifth Edition reflects the latest SEC and IRS regulations, guidance, interpretations and disclosure practices. It adds a new chapter focused on developments and practices relating to required public company and“say-on-payand” advisory votes pursuant to the Dodd-Frank Act. Another new chapter addresses director qualifications and Board leadership, diversity, and risk oversight disclosures. This one-volume guide will help you prepare required disclosures as well as make long-range plans that comply fully with regulations and positions taken by the SEC more quickly and completely than ever before. In addition, weand’ve updated the Appendices to bring you the latest rules and relevant primary source material.