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Susan Yount is the Director of Reporting Practices for Workiva. Previously, she served as the Associate Chief Accountant in the Office of Interactive Data at the SEC.
Content by Susan Yount:
April 21, 2016
Extensions have caused much greater challenges than the SEC staff originally anticipated. Read this blog post for information about definitive guidance around XBRL extensions and the work of the Data Quality Committee.
April 10, 2015
Ever wonder how new accounting standards get into the US GAAP Taxonomy? Let’s take a new accounting codification update as an example, and walk through what it looks like to incorporate it into taxonomy.
April 9, 2015
Have you ever wondered how new accounting standards get into the US GAAP Taxonomy? The complexity of the process may surprise you. See how new ASUs are added in four steps.
July 17, 2014
What does the recently issued Dear CFO letter mean for your company? Keep reading to find out.
June 17, 2014
The limited liability grace period is almost over. It is more important than ever to make sure your controls and procedures are in place.
June 3, 2014
How do you know when to use an extension? Read this guide for some tips to help you decide when it's appropriate.
April 21, 2014
S-1? Congratulations! Cue the balloons and confetti!
Now that the celebration has been taken care of, there are a few other things that need to be addressed. Once your company goes public, you will have a lot more rules and regulations to keep track of, not to mention numerous reports to prepare and file with the SEC.
You're probably aware that public companies are filing their financial statements and footnotes in XBRL, and you may be wondering how that works. If you haven't previously filed with the SEC, you'll submit your first XBRL filing with your first 10-Q.
March 6, 2014
Four takeaways from SEC Commissioner David M. Gallagher's speech at the 2nd Annual Institute for Corporate Counsel.
February 17, 2014
A recent CFO.com article warns that the SEC will increase regulatory enforcement in 2014. Susan Yount decodes it.