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Is Activity-Based Costing the Right Tool for Your Organization?


Total Credits: 2 including 2 Accounting - Technical

Average Rating:
   15
Categories:
ACPEN Industry Institute |  Accounting and Auditing
Faculty:
Chris Harper
Course Levels:
Intermediate
Duration:
2 Hours
License:
Access for 30 day(s) after program date.

Dates
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Description

This session provides a refresher regarding the fundamentals of activity-based costing (ABC). We will examine theoretical concepts before exploring practical possibilities for implementing ABC. A major focus of the course will be factors to consider when determining whether this managerial accounting tool is an appropriate resource for an organization.

 

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Revisit the fundamental underpinnings of ABC
  • Understand what types of business entities may benefit from ABC
  • Appreciate potential benefits of ABC
  • Recognize limitations of ABC

Major Subjects
  • ABC versus traditional costing
  • First-stage allocation
  • Determining predetermined overhead rates
  • Second-stage allocation
  • Activity-based reporting
  • Activity-based management

Course Materials

Faculty

Chris Harper's Profile

Chris Harper Related seminars and products


Chris has been serving the tax and accounting needs of individuals and closely-held businesses since 1998. As a frequent speaker, he has taught a variety of continuing education courses for several state CPA societies. Chris is frequently interviewed by media outlets on a variety of financial, tax, and accounting topics.


Dates

Fri, Apr 07, 2023 - 10:00am to 11:51am MDT
Mon, Apr 17, 2023 - 12:00pm to 01:51pm MDT
Thu, Apr 27, 2023 - 02:00pm to 03:51pm MDT
Mon, May 08, 2023 - 08:00am to 09:51am MDT
Mon, May 15, 2023 - 10:00am to 11:51am MDT
Tue, May 23, 2023 - 12:00pm to 01:51pm MDT
Tue, May 30, 2023 - 05:00pm to 06:51pm MDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Advanced Preparation None
Course Developer

Van Der Aa Tax Ed, LLC


Designed For
  • Accountants who have not recently considered ABC but want to revisit the cost-benefit prospects of ABC for potential utilization for their clients or their employing organization

Yellow Book No
Original Recording Date 06/01/2022
Prerequisites
  • Basic working knowledge of financial statements and business processes

Date Added to Catalog 02/01/2022

Additional Information

Complaint Resolution Policy Please contact Anne Taylor for any complaints.  anne.taylor@acpen.com, (972-377-8199).
Course Registration Requirements Online Registration
Instructional Delivery Method Group Internet Based
Official Registry Statement Business Professionals' Network, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org
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Overall:      4.5

Total Reviews: 15

Comments

Cynthia E

"This was very good .... the instructor presented the subject matter very well"

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