US GAAP - Introduction
An introduction to the vast area of US GAAP
Who is it for?
Those dealing with US parent or subsidiary organisations who require an understanding of the key differences between US and UK GAAP.
What is it about?
An essential overview of the workings of GAAP and its implications for organisations with US parents or subsidiaries.
What will I get out of it?
Overview of the workings of US GAAP
Differences between European and US financial statements
The significant differences between accounting principles followed in the US and in the UK
An outline of the US regulatory background, together with specific matters affecting the balance sheet, the income statement and key disclosures
What will I learn?
The US regulatory environment
The format and contents of financial statements under US GAAP
Commonly encountered balance sheet issues
Commonly encountered income statement issues
This course is worth 6 hours of CPD per day.
Dates and availability