Video

  • 6 minutes

History and Overview of GASB 34

 

Why did GASB take so long?

GASB was formed in 1984 and GASB 34 and 35 were issued in 1999 – 15 years later. So what took so long? Basically GASB was very controversial with multiple due diligence documents; and it couldn’t be decided whether to scrap fund accounting and use financials statements similar to commercial entities. This video provides a brief overview and history of GASB, GASB34 and GASB 35.

Runtime: 6 minutes
View Video

More Program Information

Agenda

View Video

More Program Information

Faculty

Warren Ruppel, CPA

Warren Ruppel, CPA

Marks Paneth LLP

  • Currently, partner in the nonprofit, Government and Healthcare Group of Marks Paneth LLP, a Top 100 accounting firm based in New York
  • Author of CCH’s Knowledge Based Audits of Not-for-Profit Organizations; Wiley’s Not-for-Profit Accounting Made Easy; and Not-for-Profit Audit Committee Best Practices
  • Formerly the assistant comptroller of accounting for the city of New York, with overall responsibility for the city’s accounting and financial reporting
  • Earlier in career with KPMG and Deloitte & Touche, serving numerous public sector not-for-profit and government audit clients
  • Former board member and chair of the audit committee of the New York State Society of CPA’s
  • Appears quarterly as the government specialist on the CPA report distributed by SmartPros
View Video

More Program Information

All of your training, right here at Lorman.

Pay once and get a full year of unlimited training in any format, any time!

  • Live Webinars
  • OnDemand Webinars
  • MP3 Downloads
  • Course Manuals
  • Audio Recordings*
  • Executive Reports
  • White Papers and Articles
  • Sponsored Live Webinars

Additional benefits include:

  • State Specific Credit Tracker
  • Members Only Newsletter
  • All-Access Pass Course Concierge

* For audio recordings you only pay shipping

Questions? Call 877-296-2169 to speak with a real person.

Sign Up Today

Access to all training products for one year
$699/year

Unlimited Lorman Training

With the All-Access Pass there is no guessing what you will need for your yearly training budget. $699 will cover all of your training needs for an entire year!

Easy Registrations

Once you purchase your All-Access Pass you will never be any further than one-click away from attending any Lorman training course.

Invest in Yourself

You haven't gotten to where you are professionally by luck alone; it's taken a lot of hard work and training. Invest in yourself with the All-Access Pass.