Income Tax Convergence Project and Technical Agenda
This course discusses the tax accounting standards convergence by the FASB and the ISAB.
Created by Illumeo Learning, offered on Udemy
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In this course, we discuss the efforts of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the International Accounting Board (IASB) to work together to converge U.S. accounting standards and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs) specifically as it relates to income tax accounting.
We also discuss in detail the current technical agendas of the FASB and IASB for income tax accounting as well as the Securities and Exchange Commission's potential rulemaking that may include an optimal and mandatory conversion to IFRSs for U.S. public companies.
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What you will learn
- Identify elements of the tax convergence process that have been and will be utilized.
- Identify the convergence tax items which still need to be reconciled.
- Recognize the income tax convergence due process for completion.
- Prerequisite: Exposure to corporate accounting
- Advanced Preparation: None