IFRS vs. US GAAP: Key Differences

12:00 am–11:59 pm ET

# of CPE Credits



This course provides a comparison of common differences between significant financial statement line items under the IFRS and US GAAP reporting frameworks. For each topic addressed, the course provides a conceptual discussion of the two standards, a detailed analysis of differences, and application-based scenarios and exercises that allow application of the material learned.
Please note—This course will expire on Tuesday, December 31, 2019. If you don’t complete the course by midnight on this date, you will forfeit your registration fee for this course.  


* This course will prepare you to identify significant differences when accounting for transactions under U.S. GAAP and IFRS across major financial statement line items


Significant differences in accounting treatment between U.S. GAAP and IFRS for the following financial statement transactions * Leases * Financial Instruments * Consolidation * Business Combinations * Share-based Payments * Inventory * Intangible Assets and goodwill * Conceptual Framework and Financial Statement Presentation * Income Taxes * Employee Benefits

Who Should Attend

* Those who work for multinational entities whose subsidiaries record accounting transactions in U.S. GAAP and IFRS as well as those who provide audit, assurance, advisory, and consulting services to multi-national organizations * Investors who seek to understand how entities that report financial results under the different frameworks compare

Required Knowledge


Advanced Prep


Event Speaker(s)

Stephen Shamrock, CPA, CMA, CFM ( The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, Durham, NC ),

Additional Event Information

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Event Vendor:The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants
Field of Study:Accounting
Level: Intermediate
Other:New Course

Event Type:On Demand
Event Code:OD004719

Registration Fees

Registration Fee Early Bird Regular
NCACPA Member N/A $110.00
Non-Member N/A $155.00
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