The financial reporting standards that must be used by not-for-profit organizations are determined in Canada by the Accounting Standards Board and the Public Sector Accounting Board. New rules for accounting standards for not-for-profit organizations are effective January 1, 2012.
Is your company making the transition to Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (CICA Handbook, Part II)? Do you have employees in a defined benefit pension plan? You should know that the Accounting Standards Board has approved amendments to CICA 1500, "First-time adoption" and Section 3461, "Employee future benefits"...
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