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What's Going on at the GASB - 2023

Total Credits: 4 including 4 Accounting (Governmental) - Technical

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Accounting and Auditing |  ACPEN Industry Institute
Melisa F. Galasso
Course Levels:
4 Hours
Product Setting: Expires 30 day(s) after program date.

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The GASB has been working on some big projects lately. This course starts with a look at the GASB standards effective this year, including GASB 94, Public Private Partnerships and GASB 96, Subscription Based IT Arrangements. We will include practical applications in the form of case studies to apply the topics. We will then switch gears to the GASB standards coming down the pike, including the major projects of the GASB.

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Recall the impact of GASB 94 on financial reporting for governments
  • Describe the accounting for subscription based IT arrangements
  • Prepare journal entries compliant with GASB 94
  • Prepare journal entries compliant with GASB 96
  • Recall the impact of standards effective in 2023
  • Recall major projects the GASB is working on
  • Identify GASB standards effective after 2023

Major Subjects
  • Leases
  • SBITAs
  • Public Private Partnerships
  • Revenue & Expense Recognition
  • Financial Reporting Model

Course Materials


Melisa F. Galasso's Profile

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Founder and CEO

Galasso Learning Solutions LLC

Melisa Galasso is the founder and CEO of Galasso Learning Solutions LLC. A CPA with nearly 20 years of experience in the accounting profession, Melisa designs and facilitates courses in advanced technical acconting and auditing topics, including not-for-profit and governmental accounting. She also supports essential professional development, audit level training, and train the trainer efforts. Melisa is a Certified Professional in Talent Development (CPTD) and has earned the Association for Talent Development Master Trainer™ designation. Her passion for instructional design and adult learning techniques is one of the differentiators that set her apart from other CPE providers. Within the industry, Melisa serves on the FASB’s Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee (NAC), AICPA Council, and the VSCPA’s Board of Directors. She previously served on the AICPA’s Technical Issues Committee (TIC) and is a past-Chair of the NCACPA’s A&A committee. Melisa also authors the AICPA’s State and Local Government Guide and serves as a SME for the Center for Plain English Accounting.



Tue, Mar 05, 2024 - 02:00pm to 05:38pm MST
Sat, Mar 09, 2024 - 08:00am to 11:38am MST
Tue, Mar 19, 2024 - 10:30am to 02:08pm MDT
Wed, Mar 20, 2024 - 09:15am to 12:53pm MDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information


Prior experience with accounting for governmental entities

Advanced Preparation


Designed For

Ideal for practitioners and members in industry responsible for accounting and financial reporting for governmental entities

Original Recording Date


Course Developer

Galasso Learning Solutions

Date Added to Catalog


Additional Information

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Please contact Anne Taylor for any complaints., (972-377-8199). 

Official Registry Statement

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Instructional Delivery Method

Group Internet Based

Course Registration Requirements

Online Registration

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Overall:      4.8

Total Reviews: 6