Accounting for Business Combinations, Goodwill, and Intangible Assets - the New Rules

The FASB has issued Statements No. 141, Accounting for Business Combinations and No. 142, Goodwill and Intangible Assets. To keep you current on the latest developments in these issues, Andersen prepared an Executive Summary for the CEO/CFO level executive summarizing the new rules and the timing to transition.

You can download a copy of the file by visiting our website http://www.arthurandersen.com/website.nsf/content/ResourcesPSGPublicationsAccountingBusinessCombinations?OpenDocument.

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Upcoming CPE Webinars

Jul 24
In this presentation Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA revisits the Excel feature you should be using, but probably aren't. The Table feature offers the ability to both boost the integrity of your spreadsheets, but reduce maintenance as well.
Jul 31
In this session Excel expert David Ringstrom helps beginners get up to speed in Microsoft Excel. However, even experienced Excel users will learn some new tricks, particularly when David discusses under-utilized aspects of Excel.
Aug 5
This webcast will focus on accounting and disclosure policies for various types of consolidations and business combinations.