IFRS v US GAAP

Overview:

The two key players in a significant amount of financial reporting development are undoubtedly the IASB and the FASB. The course provides a comparison of the two reporting frameworks in terms of general reporting requirements and specific accounting treatments. This course will therefore provide a useful context with which to understand current development and create an awareness of the financial reporting challenges for groups with component reporting under each of the frameworks.

Learning outcomes:

On completion of this course, participants will have a greater understanding of:

  • The international context of IFRS and US GAAP
  • The similarities and differences in accounts format
  • The key accounting similarities between IFRS and US GAAP
  • The key accounting differences between IFRS and US GAAP.

Authored by: Lincoln Miles

Lincoln Miles is a financial reporting consultant and trainer specialising in IFRS, US GAAP and UK GAAP. He has worked as an auditor for PwC, has been a presenter and technical author for BPP and provides bespoke consultancy and training to companies throughout Europe.

CPD Points: 1.5

CPD Duration (hours): 1.5

Access: 12 months from purchase date

Price (excludes VAT): £50.00