Governmental Accounting and Reporting

Price: $70.00

CPE Credits: 7.5

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Course Number: AAGOVRDP

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Description:
This course on accounting for governmental entities is intended to be used by anyone who would like to gain knowledge of accounting and financial reporting currently recommended for state and local governmental units. The course provides an overview of (1) the fundamental concepts underlying state and local governmental accounting and reporting, (2) the importance of budgetary accounting in government, and (3) the recognition rules and journal entries related to governmental financing. It also describes (1) the accounts and journal entries related to transactions specific to governmental entities, (2) the process of defining the governmental reporting entity, (3) the components of the comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR), (4) the reporting requirements for government- wide and fund-based financial statements, and (5) other required information in the CAFR.  Table of Contents

Delivery Method: QAS  Self Study.

Level: Basic to Intermediate

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

AuthorDeltaCPE LLC

Publication: March 2016
Updated: November 2016

Format: PDF
Pages: 186

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  1. Identify the basic differences between governmental and private sector accounting.
  2. Recognize major concepts of governmental accounting.
  3. Identify basic concepts for financial reporting in governmental accounting.
  4. Recognize the differences between the various governmental fund types.
  5. Recognize the basic differences in financial reporting requirements of the different fund types.
  6. Identify how governmental funds are reported and rules for separate reporting as major funds.
  7. Recognize key elements of government-wide financial statements.

 

Overall Course Rating: 5 Stars Susan K. 11/20/2018

Overall Course Rating: 5 stars  – Charles S. 6/5/2018
5 Star CPE Rating

Description:
This course on accounting for governmental entities is intended to be used by anyone who would like to gain knowledge of accounting and financial reporting currently recommended for state and local governmental units. The course provides an overview of (1) the fundamental concepts underlying state and local governmental accounting and reporting, (2) the importance of budgetary accounting in government, and (3) the recognition rules and journal entries related to governmental financing. It also describes (1) the accounts and journal entries related to transactions specific to governmental entities, (2) the process of defining the governmental reporting entity, (3) the components of the comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR), (4) the reporting requirements for government- wide and fund-based financial statements, and (5) other required information in the CAFR.  Table of Contents

Delivery Method: QAS  Self Study.

Level: Basic to Intermediate

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

AuthorDeltaCPE LLC

Publication: March 2016
Updated: November 2016

Format: PDF
Pages: 186

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  1. Identify the basic differences between governmental and private sector accounting.
  2. Recognize major concepts of governmental accounting.
  3. Identify basic concepts for financial reporting in governmental accounting.
  4. Recognize the differences between the various governmental fund types.
  5. Recognize the basic differences in financial reporting requirements of the different fund types.
  6. Identify how governmental funds are reported and rules for separate reporting as major funds.
  7. Recognize key elements of government-wide financial statements.

 

Overall Course Rating: 5 Stars Susan K. 11/20/2018

Overall Course Rating: 5 stars  – Charles S. 6/5/2018
5 Star CPE Rating

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