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Key Principles of Revenue Recognition & Leasing ON DEMAND

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4.0 Credits

Member Price $116.00

Non-Member Price $133.00


This course provides an overview of the key principles related to both revenue recognition and leasing transactions. The revenue recognition guidance is included within ASC Topic 606 and includes a five-step model identifying a contract, identifying performance obligation, determining the transaction price, allocating the transaction price to performance obligations, and recognizing revenue. The lease accounting and reporting requirements are outlined in ASC Topic 842. This topic addresses areas such as how to correctly identify a lease within a contract, as well as the overall recognition, measurement, subsequent measurement, and disclosure requirements.


Revenue Recognition. Identifying the Contract(s) with a Customer. Identifying the Performance Obligations in the Contract. Determining the Transaction Price. Allocating Transaction Price to Performance Obligations. Recognizing Revenue When (or as) the Entity Satisfies a Performance Obligation. Lease Transactions. Effective Dates for the New Standard. Lease Classification for a Lessee. Subsequent Measurement Requirements.



Designed For

CPAs, CFOs, controllers, financial professionals, and auditors.


List the five steps involved in the new revenue recognition model. Recognize the considerations involved in identifying whether a contract exists. Identify the considerations involved with measuring the transaction price. Recognize the steps involved in allocating the transaction price to performance obligations.






Leader Bios

Kelen Camehl, Western CPE

Kelen is a recognized author and reviewer of CPE courses and has authored over 85 courses (225+ CPE credit hours) covering a range of accounting, auditing, financial reporting, regulatory, and ethics topics. His courses are available for purchase from many online CPE providers including the AICPA. Kelen has also remained involved in CPA exam content development for nearly 10 years and has authored more than a thousand multiple choice questions for various sections of the CPA exam. He also serves as an Editorial Advisor for the AICPA’s “Journal of Accountancy”.

Kelen has over 15 years of progressive finance and accounting experience. He currently serves as an Accounting Policy Consultant with HP, Inc. in Dallas, TX. Most recently he was located in Budapest, Hungary on a three-year international assignment and served in the company’s Houston, TX location prior to this assignment. Prior to HP, he served in multiple accounting roles in the oil & gas industry with ConocoPhillips including technical accounting policy, SOX compliance, and internal audit. He also gained public accounting experience with PricewaterhouseCoopers, working with various clients in the energy, electric, power, gas, and utility sectors.

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Non-Member Price $133.00

Member Price $116.00