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Accounting & Auditing Alert for Sureties May 2020


RubinBrown's Accounting & Auditing Alert is published monthly to inform our clients and contacts about relevant technical accounting and audit-related information.


FASB Clarifies Accounting For Lease Concessions And Other Effects of COVID-19

The FASB has issued a question-and-answer document in relation to lease guidance applied in Topic 840 and Topic 842 related to lease concessions that are anticipated in many instances related to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.


FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update – Codification Improvements To Financial Instruments

The FASB issued ASU 2020-03 Codification Improvements to Financial Instruments in order to improve guidance and correct unintended application.


FASB Issues New Guidance On The Effect of Reference Rate Reform

The FASB issued ASU 2020-04. Reference Rate Reform (Topic 848) – Facilitation of the Effects of Reference Rate Reform on Financial Reporting that is intended to ease the potential accounting burden as it relates to reference rate reform.


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