A task force of the Basel, Switzerland-based Financial Stability Board has issued a status update on its efforts to develop voluntary financial disclosures related to climate change, which could affect banks both as preparers and as users of public disclosures.
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ABA, the Independent Community Bankers of America and the Subchapter S Bank Association today filed a comment letter on the IRS’ proposed regulations implementing the 20 percent deduction for pass-through entities under the 2017 tax reform law.
In a comment letter to the Financial Accounting Standards Board today, the American Bankers Association offered support for a proposal that would allow non-public business entities to implement CECL on Jan. 1, 2022.
As Treasury and the IRS work to implement the new tax reform law, the American Bankers Association has published a new staff analysis on the recently proposed regulations that would implement the 20 percent deduction that pass-through entities, including Subchapter S corporations, can take under the 2017 law.
Today the House Ways and Means Committee marked up three bills referred to collectively as “tax reform 2.0.”
The American Bankers Association has issued a new discussion paper on the Current Expected Credit Loss standard aimed at educating bank investors, board members and auditors on what to look for under the new standard and the challenges bankers will have in addressing common questions from these stakeholders.
The Internal Revenue Service today issued initial guidance addressing changes made by the new tax reform law to the deductibility of compensation for corporate executives.
The Financial Accounting Standards Board today issued an exposure draft of an accounting standards update that would make technical corrections to the Current Expected Credit Loss accounting standard.
As part of the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s “single security initiative” to standardize the terms for mortgage pass-through certificates issued by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, holders of existing related GSE securities will have an opportunity to exchange them for the new standard security.