Tax Break


October 26, 2012

Some important tax and accounting events in the week ahead:

Monday, Oct. 29

U.S. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board member Lewis H. Ferguson speaks to the annual meeting of the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy. 11:15 a.m. EDT, Walt Disney World Swan hotel. Orlando, Florida.

 Tuesday, Oct. 30

U.S. Financial Accounting Standards Board meeting on accounting for financial instruments and consolidation. 8 a.m. EDT, FASB office. Norwalk, Connecticut.

Wednesday, Oct. 31

FASB meeting, followed by an education session on going concern and repurchase agreement accounting. 8:45 a.m. EDT, FASB office. Norwalk, Connecticut.

Thursday, Nov. 1

D.C. Bar off-the-record luncheon. Leonard Kennedy, senior adviser and general counsel to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau speaks on initiatives under way at the new agency. 12 noon EDT, D.C. Bar Conference Center. Washington.

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