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Construction Contractors: Accounting Considerations
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Construction Contractors: Accounting Considerations

The construction industry comprises a large portion of the economy and is always growing. This webcast will bring you up to date with accounting standards.

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Mar 04, 2022

NASBA Field of Study




CPE Credits



Jennifer H. Elder


3 months

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The construction industry is unique when it comes to accounting

With construction comprising such a large portion of the economy, it's important to stay on top of the latest in accounting and auditing changes for the industry.

Find out what other new developments may mean for you, your company, or your clients.

In this webcast, you will learn:

  • An overview of the industry, the players, and the financial statements and disclosures of common construction entities

  • The key issues impacting construction accounting, including the new revenue recognition and leases guidance

  • The relationship between the contractor and the surety

Key Topics

  • Types of contractors
  • GAAP accounting for contractors, including revenue and lease accounting
  • Contractor financial statements
  • Sureties and their place in the construction relationship

Learning Outcomes

  • Recall key considerations regarding the construction industry and the players who take part
  • Identify key concepts related up-to-date GAAP accounting methods applicable to construction contractors
  • Recall the key portions of construction contractor financial statements
  • Understand what a surety is and how they assist in the overall construction process

Who Will Benefit

  • Accountants and finance professionals, practitioners in the construction industry
Credit Info
CPE Credits
NASBA Field of Study
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Jennifer H. Elder
Jennifer Elder, CPA, CMA, CIA, CFF, CGMA is a keynote speaker, trainer, and business coach dedicated to business transformation. For more than 20 years, she has been helping businesses by peeling back the layers of "administrivia" and finding the hidden strengths and core values that make you and your company awesome. Ms. Elder works with businesses to develop a compelling business strategy that is quick to implement that transforms your company from what you are now to what you have always wanted to be. Known for being energetic and enthusiastic, Ms. Elder has been delivering high-quality, customized training that make complicated topics easy to understand, relevant, and useful for years. She has conducted seminars for the Fortune 500, US Government, State CPA Societies, and CPA Firms in 33 states. Her sessions are highly interactive, full of discussion, and even entertaining. Ms. Elder received her BA from the University of Massachusetts and an MS in Organizational Management from Antioch University New England. She lives on her boat near Annapolis, Maryland.

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Construction Contractors: Accounting Considerations
Mar 04, 2022
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Mar 04, 2022
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