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Impact of GASB Activities on State and local Government

Impact of GASB Activities on State and local Government

Are you ready to implement GASB’s recently issued standards? Join us as we walk through each standard and provide real-world information regarding newly effective standards.

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Jun 23, 2021

NASBA Field of Study

Accounting (Governmental)



CPE Credits



Melisa F. Galasso


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A Solid Understanding of Governmental Accounting and Reporting

Are you an accountant or finance professional working in the state and local government space?

Are you an auditor with state and local government clients?

If you answered “yes” to either of these questions, you’re aware that to succeed at your job and to uphold the public trust, you need a solid understanding of governmental accounting and reporting.

This webcast will walk you through the GASB standards effective this year. You'll be able to apply those concepts through an extensive case study on leases.

The webcast will also explore current GASB projects, including status updates and expected issuance timelines for due process documents and final standards.

Key Topics

  • GASB Statement No. 87, Leases
  • Recent GASB standards issued
  • GASB’s proposed standards

Learning Outcomes

  • Apply the requirements under GASB’s lease standard.
  • Identify GASB standards that are effective this year.
  • Analyze GASB’s technical plan, including the current major projects, practice issues and pre-agenda research.

Who Will Benefit

  • Preparers, auditors, users of government financial statements
  • Accountants and finance professionals
Credit Info
CPE Credits
NASBA Field of Study
Accounting (Governmental)
Knowlege of accounting for transactions in governmental entities
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Melisa F. Galasso
"Melisa Galasso is the founder of Galasso Learning Solutions. She specializes in creating custom training courses that promote genuine learning and drive improved outcomes. Melisa teaches courses in advanced technical accounting and auditing, including not for profit and governmental accounting, as well as courses dealing with essential professional and soft skills. Her goal is to customize each course to deliver exceptional return on investment by leaving each participant with actionable takeaways and clear means to apply what was learned. Melisa monitors regulatory bodies for changes in auditing and accounting guidance and serves as a subject matter expert in implementing the updated guidance. She is a member of and frequent instructor for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NCACPA), and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA). Melisa serves on the Board of NCACPA's Charlotte Chapter and is chair of the A&A Committee for the NCACPA. She was recognized as a Super CPA by Virginia Business Magazine in 2007 and received the 2013 Women to Watch - Emerging Leader Award from the NCACPA and AICPA. She is also a graduate of the 2014 class of the AICPA's Leadership Academy. Melisa received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting and International Business from Georgetown University."

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Impact of GASB Activities on State and local Government
Jun 23, 2021
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