About IMA®

IMA is a voice for our members and the profession on key legislative and regulatory issues in Washington and globally.

Announcements from our advocacy efforts are indexed below. To learn more about our key areas of advocacy, click the links to the right.

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Advocacy Announcements

November 18, 2014

FASB Exposure Draft of Proposed Accounting Standards Update – Customer’s Accounting for Fees Paid in a Cloud Computing Arrangement

November 08, 2014

FASB Exposure Draft of Proposed Accounting Standards Update – Practical Expedient Defined Benefit Plans

November 08, 2014

FASB Exposure Draft of Proposed Accounting Standards Update – Simplifying the Presentation of Debt Issuance Costs

November 05, 2014

COSO Announces Online Survey for ERM Update

October 21, 2014

COSO Announces Project to Update Enterprise Risk Management-Integrated Framework

October 08, 2014

IASB Discussion Paper – Accounting for Dynamic Risk Management: a Portfolio Approach to Macro Hedging

August 15, 2014

International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants (IESBA) Exposure Draft (ED): Proposed Changes to Certain Provisions of the Code Addressing Non-Assurance Services for Audit Client.

August 13, 2014

Proposed Accounting Update from the FASB – Elimination of Extraordinary Items

August 13, 2014

Proposed Accounting Update from the FASB – Inventory: Simplifying the Measurement of Inventory

July 15, 2014

SEC Disclosure Effectiveness Project

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