Seminar  Workshop

Implementing the FASB's New Lease Accounting Standard Workshop 2018


Why You Should Attend

The FASB’s new lease accounting standard presents complex accounting, internal control, system and implementation challenges.  In this interactive Workshop you will learn the conceptual underpinnings, overall structure and details of this new standard as it applies to both lessees and lessors.  Implementation considerations, transition accounting and related topics will be discussed in detail.  Concepts will be reinforced by working examples and case studies.

What You Will Learn

  • Key provisions/changes from existing GAAP
  • How to evaluate contracts that may contain an embedded lease
  • How to allocate consideration between contract components
  • How to measure the lease liability and right-of-use asset
  • Issues to consider in determining an appropriate discount rate
  • Journal entries for initial recording and subsequent remeasurement of leases
  • How to determine the classification of leases as operating versus financing
  • Presentation and expense recognition differences for operating and finance leases
  • Lease reassessment and remeasurement requirements
  • Lessor accounting changes/subleases
  • Presentation and disclosure requirements
  • Transition and implementation issues/accounting policy elections
  • IFRS vs U.S. GAAP differences

What You Should Bring

To customize your Workshop experience and gain the most benefit from this interactive learning experience we recommend you bring examples of lease accounting transactions from your company or a client along with the related disclosures.

Who Should Attend

This Workshop is geared to financial reporting professionals who are involved in lease accounting, review such accounting, or need to understand how lease accounting affects their financial reporting.  In addition, professionals in other areas such as treasury, analysis and operations who need to understand how lease accounting changes will affect financial statements will benefit from this Workshop.

Program Level:
Overview

Intended Audience:
Financial reporting professionals involved in lease accounting, review such accounting, or need to understand how lease accounting affects their financial reporting.  In addition, professionals in other areas such as treasury, analysis and operations who need to understand how lease accounting changes will affect financial statements.

Prerequisites:
A background in financial reporting and accounting.

Advanced Preparation:
None


Cancellations

All cancellations received 3 business days prior to the program will be refunded 100%. If you do not cancel within the allotted time period, payment is due in full. You may substitute another individual to attend the program at any time.

9:00 Introduction and Workshop Overview

9:10 Definition of a Lease and Related Issues

  • Key provisions
  • Effective date and transition
  • Definition of a lease/scope exceptions
  • Identified asset
    • Explicitly identified asset and substitution rights
    • Implicitly identified asset
  • Control
    • Right to substantially all economic benefits
    • Right to direct the use
  • Imbedded leases
  • Discussion examples – identification of a lease


10:30 Networking Break

10:45 Lease Measurement

  • Separating Components of a Contract
  • Contract consideration and allocation
    • Lease and non-lease components
    • Variable payments and executory costs
    • Discussion examples
  • Initial measurement of the lease liability and right-of-use asset
    • Lease incentives – implementation questions
    • Initial direct costs
    • Lease term
    • Discount rate
    • Portfolio approach
    • Capitalization threshold


12:30 Networking Luncheon

1:00 Lease Classification, Remeasurements and Modifications

  • Classification by lessees and lessors
  • Expense recognition
    • Examples to illustrate differences in accounting and expense recognition between operating and finance leases
  • Lease remeasurements
  • Lease modifications
  • Discussion examples
  • Impairment
  • Subleases


2:30 Networking Break

2:45 Other Topics, Lessor Accounting, Presentation

  • Related party leases
  • Sale and leaseback transactions
  • Build to suit arrangements
  • Leasehold improvements
  • Asset retirement obligations
  • Foreign currency leases
  • Lessor Accounting
  • Presentation requirements


3:30 Case Study, Disclosure Requirements, Transition and Implementation

  • Comprehensive case study – finance and operating leases
  • Disclosure requirements
  • Disclosure prior to adoption
  • Practical expedients/transition accounting
  • IT challenges
  • IFRS vs U.S. GAAP differences

 5:00 Adjourn



Instructor(s)
Mark Scoles ~ Retired National Partner, Accounting Principles Group, Grant Thornton LLP
George M. Wilson, MBA, CPA ~ Director, SEC Institute, a Division of PLI
Program Attorney(s)
Robin D. Goldstein ~ Director & Sr. Program Attorney, PLI

New York City Seminar Location

PLI New York Center
, 1177 Avenue of the Americas, (2nd floor), entrance on 45th Street, New York, New York 10036. (800) 260-4754.

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