FASB Extends Effective Date of Revenue Recognition and Leases Standards for Certain Entities

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) voted Wednesday, May 20, 2020, to give private companies and nonprofit organizations that have not yet issued their financial statements an extra year to comply with the revenue recognition and leases standards. Why did FASB extend the effective date? The deferred implementation was based on feedback the FASB received[ … ]