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New Revenue Recognition and Lease Accounting, The Way Forward, and more

July 13, 2017
12:00 PM to 5:15 PM EST

BDO USA, LLP - 5th Floor
1055 Washington Blvd
Stamford, CT 06901
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Gladiola Lohja
(212) 885-7460
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This session will cover ASC Topic 606, including a review of the "Five Step" model and a discussion of other key areas such as contract costs and unapproved change orders. In addition, this session will provide information on presentation and disclosure considerations.
 
Although compliance deadlines for the new FASB (ASC 842) and IASB lease accounting standards are after December 2018, organizations need to take action now. It could take months to organize resources, gather relevant lease data, and implement new accounting policies.
 
An overview on the federal research and development (R&D) tax credit to learn how your company can take advantage of the credit to reduce their federal income tax liability.
 
Cyber risks are headline grabbing and prevalent, but there are no one-size-fits-all cybersecurity solutions. Many companies, however,  don't have an understanding of their own unique cyber profile or how to eliminate, mitigate and transfer their specific cyber risks. In this session, we'll address how companies can identify their cyber vulnerabilities and develop a holistic plan to improve their cyber risk profile and reduce their exposure to cyber risks.  
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - Lunch/Registration

1:00 PM to 5:15 PM - Seminar

5:15 pm - Networking Reception
Jeffrey Keene, Assurance Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Joseph Sacks, Assurance Director, BDO USA, LLP

Steven Reisberg, Assurance Senior Manager, BDO USA, LLP

Jonathan Forman, R&D Tax Principal, BDO USA, LLP

Judy Selby, Managing Director, BDO Consulting's Technology Advisory Services