Intermediate Governmental Accounting


Thursday, May 25, 2017, 8:30 AM–4:30 PM

NIU Naperville, 1120 E. Diehl Road, Naperville, Illinois 60563 Map »

  • Members $170.00 Before May 17, 2017 $180.00 Between May 17, 2017 and May 25, 2017
  • Government staff members $180.00 Before May 17, 2017 $190.00 Between May 17, 2017 and May 25, 2017
  • Non-members $190.00 Before May 17, 2017 $200.00 Between May 17, 2017 and May 25, 2017

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This hands on seminar will provide participants with a solid knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in the governmental accounting environment and how to apply those standards to all types of units of government in Illinois.  Emphasis will be placed on understanding both the theory behind the principles via live lectures as well as the practical application and implementation of those principles using learning reinforcement tools.

Intended audience:
 Finance Directors, Managers, Administrators, Accountants, Assistant Managers, Assistant Finance Directors, and professional staff and officials responsible for local government accounting and financial reporting.

Frederick G. Lantz, CPA. Partner-in-Charge, Government Services, Sikich LLP
Bill Hannah, Finance Director/Treasurer, Village of North Aurora


Learning objectives - 
Participants that complete this conference should be able to: (click here)

Delivery method:               Group-Live 
Program Level:                    Intermediate
Prerequisites:                       No prerequisites required 
Advanced Preparation:    No advanced preparation required but participants are encouraged to bring with them a copy of their government's CAFR 
Field of Study:                      Accounting (Governmental)
CPE Credit:                            Earn about 7.6 hours CPE credit

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CPE hours: 7.60

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Registration and cancellation policy

Registrations are accepted on a first-in, first registered basis. Payments by check should be mailed in advance or made at time of registration by credit card. 

IGFOA Members are those Public Sector and Partner or Associate individuals specifically listed in the IGFOA Membership Application or Renewal. IGFOA Government Staff rate applies to staff, appointed officials, and elected officials of a government with a current IGFOA membership. If you have questions about your membership, contact IGFOA at 630-942-6587. The IGFOA reserves the right to apply the non-member fee to any individual or government that has not paid dues for the current year.

If you are unable to attend, please contact IGFOA at 630-942-6587 or as soon as possible.  A $20 cancellation fee will be charged for cancellations up to May 17, 2017. Cancellations after May 17, 2017 and no-shows are responsible for the full tuition.

IGFOA reserves the right to modify the agenda, cancel the event due to low enrollment, or to close registration if full.  Should IGFOA cancel an event, cancellation notice will be sent to the email address provided by each registrant and prominently posted at the IGFOA website page announcing the event. By submitting this registration, the applicant agrees to the registration and cancellation policy above.

Approved by the National Registry of CPE Sponsors

CPE RegistryIllinois Government Finance Officers Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountanc (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

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