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 AGA/EEI Introduction and Advanced Public Utility Accounting Courses 



Chicago, IL


For detailed information on the AGA/EEI Public Utility Accounting Courses and to register, CLICK HERE.   . 

AGA/EEI Public Utility Accounting Courses
Introduction to Public Utility Accounting
Advanced Public Utility Accounting

August 26-29, 2013

InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile
505 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

AGA and EEI will be conducting their annual four-day programs on public utility accounting.  The courses are taught by expert utility instructors and respected leaders in the field.

Introduction to Public Utility Accounting
This course concentrates on the fundamentals of public utility accounting and provides an understanding of the utility business.  This course is geared towards recently hired accountants and supervisors in the accounting, auditing, and financial areas.

Topics will include:
1. Public Utility Accounting and Financial Reporting
2. Capital Structure and Liability Management
3. Depreciation Accounting Principles (intro level)
4. Income Tax – Ratemaking and Accounting Issues (intro level)
5. Derivatives Accounting
6. Planning and Budgeting Issues (intro level)
7. Property Accounting
8. Regulatory Ratemaking and Risk & Return Factors
9. Current Gas and Electric Industry Structure & Issues
10. Other Topics TBD

Advanced Public Utility Accounting
This course concentrates on complex and specific advanced accounting and industry topics plus timely accounting issues related to the changing industry as they affect regulated companies in the changing environment.  Participants should be experienced or knowledgeable in utility accounting due to the advanced nature of the material.

Topics will include:
1. Environmental & Emission Allowance Accounting
2. Capital Structure & Liability Management
3. Depreciation Topics (advanced level)
4. FASB/SEC Update
5. Utility Income Taxes – Accounting, Tax, & Financial Reporting (advanced level)
6. Accounting for Asset Retirement Obligations (AROs)
7. Critical and Current Disclosure Requirements
8. Changing Regulatory Environment
9. Planning & Budgeting Issues (advanced level)
10. Derivatives Accounting
11. The Utility Industry After the Great Recession
12. Rate Case Preparation
13. Current Gas and Electric Industry Structure & Issues
14. Other Topics TBD

These four-day programs will be held in Chicago, IL and are open to everyone.  An informative brochure should be available in Mid-May. 

For additional information, contact Doug Allen at (202) 824-7261 or James Kent at (202) 508-5570


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