Private Company Council Holds Second Meeting on February 12

Norwalk, CT, February 6, 2013—The Private Company Council (PCC) will host its second public meeting from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) offices in Norwalk, Connecticut. The PCC was established by the FAF Board of Trustees to work with the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) to determine whether and when to modify U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for private companies.

During the PCC’s first meeting on December 6, 2012, the PCC directed the FASB staff to develop agenda research memoranda on the following issues identified as being of concern by stakeholders, to be discussed at the second meeting:

At the February 12 meeting, the PCC will also continue its consideration of the FASB staff’s private company decision-making framework Invitation to Comment and its discussion of the FASB’s project on definition of a nonpublic entity. The PCC will also provide input to the FASB on other FASB projects.

The PCC meeting will be webcast live. Those interested in observing the meeting in person must reserve a seat in advance, as seating is limited. The meeting agenda will be posted in advance on the FAF website.

For more information on the PCC, please visit the FAF website or read the Establishment of the Private Company Council Final Report.