Recent GASB Pronouncements

Posted on 08.07.12

The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (“GASB”) recently issued the following pronouncements:

  • Statement 60, Accounting and Financial Reporting for Service Concession Arrangements
  • Statement 61, The Financial Reporting Entity: Omnibus
  • Statement 62,  Codification of Pre-November 30, 1989 FASB and AICPA Pronouncements
  • Statement 63, Financial Reporting of Deferred Outflow of Resources, Deferred Inflows of Resources, and Net Position

The new pronouncements are effective for annual periods beginning after December 15, 2011, except for GASB 61 which is effective for annual period beginning after June 15, 2012.  Linked below is a summary and the impact of each Statement.

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