PwC's accounting podcast series

PwC's accounting podcast series

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Our accounting podcast series features PwC specialists discussing today’s most compelling accounting, regulatory and financial reporting issues. From the new leases and revenue standards to CECL to LIBOR rate replacement, PwC Partner Heather Horn hosts?


Cybersecurity: Understanding and managing the risks
Feb 25 • 25 min
Host Heather Horn and Jim Fox discuss the people, processes, and technology behind cybersecurity and privacy.
The IASB: Addressing reporting issues from around the globe
Feb 18 • 25 min
PwC national office partners Heather Horn and Larry Dodyk discuss global accounting issues with a focus on recent standard setting by the International Accounting Standards Board.
Behind the curtain: The road to solving your complex accounting
Feb 11 • 20 min
It’s a different perspective in this week’s episode! Tune in as we go behind the curtain at PwC’s National office to hear from the wizards solving your most complex accounting issues.Heather Horn, John Bishop, and Pat Durbin share best practices as…
Lease disclosures: 5 things you still need to know
Feb 4 • 23 min
PwC partner Heather Horn and two directors, all from PwC’s National office, cover common leasing presentation and disclosure questions.
What companies need to know about the role audit committees play
Jan 28 • 27 min
PwC partners Heather Horn and Paula Loop discuss the role of the audit committee and give key reminders as listeners prepare for year end meetings.
Statement of cash flows: Back to basics
Jan 21 • 26 min
As we focus on matters to help you wrap-up the year, don’t miss the latest episode on the statement of cash flows.
2019 SEC comment letter trends
Jan 14 • 33 min
PwC partners Heather Horn and Martin Thiselton-Dyer discuss the trends from SEC comment letters issued in the 2019 review cycle.
2019 year-end reminders: Insights from PwC’s National office
Jan 7 • 31 min
PwC partners Heather Horn and Cody Smith share helpful reminders for year-end financial reporting.
Answers to the top questions from our Q4 accounting webcast
Dec 17, 2019 • 27 min
You’ve got questions? We have answers. Tune in to hear responses to the most common questions asked during our Q4 accounting and reporting webcast.
What you missed at the 2019 AICPA Conference
Dec 12, 2019 • 22 min
Hear partners from PwC’s National office summarize 5 things you need to know about the 2019 AICPA Conference.
The quarter close - Q4 2019
Dec 10, 2019 • 34 min
We provide helpful tips on the FASB’s delay of certain major standards’ effective dates, CECL, lease accounting, revenue recognition, and other topics.
Valuation allowance for deferred tax assets – the basics
Dec 3, 2019 • 29 min
PwC’s Heather Horn and Kassie Bauman discuss how companies determine whether to record a valuation allowance under ASC 740.
Accounting for pension plans: Back to the basics with 5 things to know
Nov 26, 2019 • 19 min
Need a refresher on accounting for defined benefit pension plans? Listen in as we discuss what you need to know.
Washington politics, public policy, and financial reporting
Nov 19, 2019 • 22 min
What happens in Washington doesn’t stay in Washington. Learn how politics might impact financial reporting.
Implementing the CECL standard: 5 things you need to know
Nov 12, 2019 • 30 min
Is your company a step behind in implementing the new CECL standard? Hear 5 things you need to know about implementing the new credit losses standard.
Ongoing lease accounting: 5 things you need to know
Nov 5, 2019 • 21 min
Calendar year public companies are getting ready for their first year end lease reporting cycle. Tune in as we address common questions related to the ongoing accounting considerations for leases.
Beyond the financial statements: Hear Wes Bricker on stakeholder reporting
Oct 29, 2019 • 16 min
PwC’s Heather Horn and Wes Bricker discuss how to measure and report on a company’s purpose-led activities.
The responses are in. FASB’s goodwill project: 5 things to know
Oct 22, 2019 • 26 min
The responses are in! We discuss reactions to the FASB’s invitation to comment on accounting for goodwill and intangible assets.
What should borrowers be thinking about when they restructure their debt? We share 5 things you need to know.
Oct 15, 2019 • 24 min
Restructuring your debt? We take you back to the basics on the borrower’s accounting―5 things you need to know.
What qualifies as an income tax under US GAAP? 5 things to know
Oct 8, 2019 • 20 min
Tune in as we help navigate tax foundations with a refresher on what’s in scope of ASC 740―we have 5 things you need to know.
Revenue contract modifications: 5 things you need to know
Oct 1, 2019 • 14 min
PwC’s Heather Horn and Angela Fergason discuss 5 things you need to know about accounting for contract modifications under the new revenue standard.
Answers to the top 5 questions from our Q3 accounting webcast
Sep 24, 2019 • 22 min
PwC’s Heather Horn and a panel of PwC specialists answer common questions about recent accounting and reporting developments
The quarter close - Q3 2019
Sep 17, 2019 • 30 min
We have helpful tips on the FASB’s proposal to delay certain major standards’ effective dates, CECL, cloud computing, goodwill, and other topics.
Accounting for service concession arrangements: 5 things to know
Sep 10, 2019 • 22 min
Service concession arrangements are more common than you may think. We help simplify the accounting by sharing 5 things you need to know.
Accounting for cloud computing costs: 5 things you need to know
Sep 3, 2019 • 21 min
Don’t get caught off guard. The new guidance for accounting for cloud computing costs impacts more than just technology companies. Here are 5 things you need to know.
Accounting for inventory - 5 things you need to know
Aug 20, 2019 • 19 min
Looking for a refresher on accounting for inventory? We take you back to the basics with 5 things you need to know.
What’s on the PCAOB’s agenda? 5 things you need to know
Aug 13, 2019 • 29 min
What areas are the PCAOB focusing on now and what’s next on their list? We share what all of this means for you.
Changes to SEC transaction disclosures: 5 things you need to know
Aug 5, 2019 • 30 min
What are the changes the SEC is proposing to disclosures for businesses bought and sold? We discuss 5 things you need to know.
The FASB’s goodwill accounting project: 5 things you need to know
Jul 30, 2019 • 26 min
What is the FASB considering in its goodwill and intangible asset accounting project? We discuss 5 things you need to know.
Accounting for contingencies: 5 things you need to know
Jul 23, 2019 • 23 min
Need a refresher on accounting for contingencies? Listen to learn 5 things you need to know.
Segments: Back to the basics with 5 things you need to know
Jul 16, 2019 • 30 min
Segment reporting is important for more than just disclosures. Find out why on this podcast.
Lease remeasurements: 5 things you need to know
Jul 9, 2019 • 20 min
This episode takes a closer look at lease remeasurement under the new leasing standard. Listen to learn 5 things to know.
Earnings per share: 5 things you need to know
Jun 25, 2019 • 27 min
We take you back to the basics on earnings per share with 5 things you need to know
The quarter close – Q2 2019
Jun 18, 2019 • 35 min
Get the latest news for accounting and financial reporting, in addition to SEC and regulatory updates in PwC’s The quarter close.
Consolidation: Back to the basics with 5 things you need to know
Jun 11, 2019 • 25 min
Consolidation is the foundation of financial reporting. Listen to 5 things you need to know to make sure you’re getting it right.
Accounting for foreign currency: 5 things you need to know
Jun 4, 2019 • 28 min
We take you back to the basics on accounting for foreign currency. Here are 5 things you need to know.
Investor perspectives on reporting: 5 things you need to know
May 28, 2019 • 24 min
What do investors want from financial reporting? Listen to this week’s podcast to find out.
The FASB’s agenda: 5 things you need to know
May 21, 2019 • 19 min
What’s next on the FASB’s agenda? Here are 5 things to know.
The CECL standard - 5 things you need to know
May 14, 2019 • 25 min
Tick tock. It’s time to plan for implementation of the new credit losses standard. Here are 5 things you need to know.
Accounting for stock compensation: 5 things you need to know
May 7, 2019 • 18 min
Need a refresher on accounting for stock comp awards? Here are 5 things you need to know.
The new revenue standard: 5 things private companies need to know
Apr 30, 2019 • 21 min
The new revenue standard for private companies: 5 things learned from public company adoption efforts.
Debt classification: Back to the basics with 5 things you need to know
Apr 22, 2019 • 18 min
We take you back to the basics on balance sheet classification of debt ― 5 things you need to know.
The US macroeconomic outlook: 5 things you need to know
Apr 16, 2019 • 26 min
What are the major influences and risks affecting US economic growth? Hear 5 things you should know.
Mind the GAAP! Here are 5 things you need to know about non-GAAP financial measures
Apr 9, 2019 • 19 min
Before you finalize your quarterly reporting, learn 5 things about presenting non-GAAP financial information.
Lessee right-of-use assets: 5 things you need to know
Apr 2, 2019 • 21 min
There’s a new right-of-use asset on your balance sheet. Here are 5 things you need to know about assessing it for impairment.
LIBOR phase out: 5 things you need to know
Mar 26, 2019 • 33 min
Need to know more about the ways the phase out of LIBOR could affect your company? If so, you’re not alone. Some say it’s one of the most important numbers in finance. So the replacement of LIBOR will reach far beyond the financial markets and is expected…
The quarter close - Q1 2019 edition
Mar 18, 2019 • 37 min
This first quarter 2019 edition of The quarter close publication will be read to you by Marc Jerusalem, a Director in PwC’s National office. This edition of The quarter close provides timely accounting and reporting information that can help you prepare…
Assessing collectibility under ASC 606: 5 things you need to know
Mar 12, 2019 • 16 min
Determining when to recognize revenue under the new revenue standard for customers in financial distress or bankruptcy requires judgment. Don’t assume the answer is the same as it used to be. In this episode, PwC partners Heather Horn and Pat Durbin…
Sustainability reporting: 5 things you need to know
Feb 22, 2019 • 14 min
What are investors’ expectations when it comes to sustainability reporting, and how can companies improve the transparency of disclosures so that they are viewed as adequate, comparable, and reliable? In this episode, PwC partners Heather Horn and Sara…
Hedge accounting: 5 things to know when implementing the new standard
Feb 12, 2019 • 18 min
The FASB’s new guidance on hedging is effective this year. In this episode, PwC partners Heather Horn and Brian Staniszewski discuss five things you need to know when implementing the new hedging standard, including: An overview of the one-time transition…
5 things you need to know about the SEC’s agenda
Jan 14, 2019 • 20 min
Listen to our insights on five items you need to know about the SEC’s current agenda. We discuss: The SEC’s rulemaking process, the request for comment on earnings releases and quarterly reporting, the proposed rules to simplify disclosures in certain…
Leasing — Reminders as you prepare for adoption
Nov 19, 2018 • 18 min
Getting ready to adopt the new leasing standard? In this episode, PwC leasing specialists discuss overall readiness, new standard setting on transition elections and practical expedients, implementation challenges and best practices.