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Impact of New Revenue Recognition Accounting Standard

Posted by Julia Saad on Dec 22, 2015 5:30:00 PM


For many businesses, the combination of new ASC606 standard and a reinvigorated regulatory agency has the makings of a “perfect storm”, particularly once the updated guidance comes into effect.

The storm is a rough one and will have a major impact on finance and accounting departments.  Businesses will face two major challenges of the storm including Application and Internal Controls.

In order to overcome those challenges there are many systems and processes that can be put into place to help “weather the storm”– and ensure a smooth transition for implementing ASC 606 new revenue recognition rules.

Stay tuned for the Perfect Storm blog series!

Read our 1st blog post series: The Impact of ASC606

Read 2nd blog post: The Reinvigorated Regulatory Agency – The SEC



If you’re preparing to respond to the new revenue recognition guidelines from the FASB and IASB, a good place to start is our newly-released “Guide to ERP Augmentation for Improved Billing and Revenue Recognition.” You can download a copy by clicking on the link below.

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Topics: Revenue Recognition

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Kristen is a CPA in Massachusetts and graduated with a Masters in Accounting from Wake Forest University. She currently works as a Sales Engineer with Softrax, focused on streamlining revenue recognition processes for businesses in all industries, large and small. She came to Softrax from the Big 4, where she worked as a consultant in the tax accounting, strategy and operations, and technology departments.