News & Media
Private Company Council Meeting Recap
Norwalk, CT, April 4, 2017—The Private Company Council (PCC) met on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Below is a brief summary of issues addressed by the PCC at the meeting.Meeting Recap
FASB Announces New Date for Insurance RoundtableNorwalk, CT—March 16, 2017—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has rescheduled a public roundtable meeting on its proposed improvements to accounting for long-duration contracts issued by insurance entities...
SEC Accepts 2017 GAAP Financial Reporting TaxonomyNorwalk, CT, March 9, 2017—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today announced that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has accepted the 2017 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy....
FASB Issues Proposed Simplifications to Accounting for Nonemployee Share-Based PaymentsNorwalk, CT, March 7, 2017—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today issued a proposed Accounting Standards Update (ASU) intended to reduce cost and complexity and to improve financial reporting for nonemployee share-based payments....
News Release | Exposure Document | FASB In Focus
FASB Appoints Two New Members to the Emerging Issues Task ForceNorwalk, CT, March 6, 2017—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today announced the appointment of Kimber Bascom, partner-in-charge of the Accounting Standards Group of KPMG’s Department of Professional Practice, and Lawrence Dodyk, an assurance partner in PwC’s National Professional Services Group, to the Emerging Issues Task Force (EITF)....
FASB Announces Five New Members of Investor Advisory CommitteeNorwalk, CT, February 21, 2017—The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) today announced the appointment of five new members to its Investor Advisory Committee (IAC). The appointments follow refinements to the IAC that were announced by the FASB in November....
- April 4, 2017 Private Company Council Meeting Recap
- March 16, 2017 FASB Announces New Date for Insurance Roundtable
- March 9, 2017 SEC Accepts 2017 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy
- March 7, 2017 FASB Issues Proposed Simplifications to Accounting for Nonemployee Share-Based Payments
- March 6, 2017 FASB Appoints Two New Members to the Emerging Issues Task Force
- February 21, 2017 FASB Announces Five New Members of Investor Advisory Committee
All media inquiries are coordinated through the FAF Communications Department
Christine L. KlimekSenior Manager, Media Relations & Executive Communications
(203) 956-3459 | firstname.lastname@example.org
John C. PappasSenior Manager, Media Relations & Constituent Communications
203-956-3440 | email@example.com
Jordan C. (Kip) BetzManager, Media Relations & Editorial Services
203-956-5201 | firstname.lastname@example.org
401 Merrit 7, PO Box 5116
Norwalk, CT 06856
FASB in Focus/Fact Sheets deliver a concise summary of major iniatives, focusing on impact to users.
Fasb In Focus/Fact Sheets
FASB OutlookThe FASB Outlook is a quarterly e-newsletter designed to keep stakeholders informed about key FASB projects and activities. It presents current accounting and financial reporting issues in a “plain-English” user-friendly format designed to provide quick access to stories of interest to the busy professional. Click here to subscribe.
FASB representatives travel around the world to update stakeholders on important initiatives and their impact to business.
Presentations & Speeches
In the News. . .Archive of FASB announcements categorized by year.
Video & Podcasts
Video and podcasts featuring FASB leaders addressing key projects.