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Telecom Accounting Challenges & Strategies

July 12, 2022

Telecommunications is a unique industry with several complex areas of accounting. Throw in a constantly changing reporting environment, and even the most experienced accounting professional can run into challenges keeping an organization’s books and records. Join FORVIS in unraveling some of the nuances of telecom accounting and take away some best practices to help you report your organization's financial data appropriately.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Identify some of the most common areas of accounting misstatement in the telecom industry, e.g., investments, grant accounting, and property, plant, and equipment.
  • Discuss appropriate accounting guidance applicable to areas prone to accounting misstatement and associated best practices to help you avoid errors early in its processes.
  • Describe recent and upcoming accounting changes and what early steps your organization can take to help avoid future complications.

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Eric Babler, Derric Francis

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