The second quarter of 2023 was a slower one for standard setters. We’ll look at the standards that were issued and proposed from April through June of 2023 at the FASB, GASB and AICPA.
Taking a big first step towards a global nonprofit accounting framework, IFR4NPO has issued the first of 3 expected exposure drafts for public comment. The exposure draft addresses scope and basic framing for the development of a new global framework for nonprofit organizations. Comments are due March 31.
Quarter 3 of 2022 is in the books. We’ll review the accounting and auditing (and ethics) standards issued by standard setters this quarter.
The AICPA’s Healthcare Expert Panel has issued a Technical Q&A regarding the accounting for vaccines that were provided during the pandemic. The guidance applies to nonprofits and for profit entities. The TQA requires entities to evaluate whether the transaction is exchange or nonexchange and if nonexchange whether the entity is acting as a principal or an agent.
The AICPA’s Professional Ethics Executive Committee (PEEC) delayed 3 interpretations at its May meeting. In addition, it has issued an exposure draft addressing record requests and updates the interpretation regarding acts discreditable. Comments are due September 30th.