Complex Accounting and Financial Reporting

It can be challenging to allocate in-house resources to manage the research, resolutions and documentation of complex accounting matters. From debt and equity financing to financial instruments and derivatives, not all middle market companies have the in-house resources to address these concerns.

Our dedicated team of advisors and industry specialists can help you navigate these challenges. They can help prepare financial statements, identify consolidation models, draft responses to SEC comment letters and serve as on-call advisors. Let RSM professionals help support your accounting and reporting needs.

How can we help you?

To discuss how our team can help your business, contact us by phone at 800.274.3978 or

We can assist with:

  • Accounting for complex debt and equity financings, debt modifications, financial instruments and derivatives
  • Responses to SEC comment letters
  • Impairment analyses for both goodwill and long-lived assets
  • Analysis of share-based payments
  • Selection of the reporting currency and the analysis of foreign currency transactions
  • Identification of appropriate consolidation models including consideration of variable interest or voting interest entities
  • Audit readiness support – Preparation of financial statements and disclosures, identification of weaknesses, audit support for complex accounting matters
  • On-call advisory services
  • Outsourced financial accounting support  

most recent insights

2021 Audit Committee Transparency Barometer

The Center for Audit Quality and Audit Analytics recently released their 2021 Audit Committee Transparency Barometer.

Top 5 trends transforming the capital market industry

Top 5 trends transforming the capital market industry

Capital markets have been evolving more rapidly than ever over the last year and a half, and we don’t expect the pace to slow anytime soon.

GASB renames the comprehensive annual financial report

The GASB has changed the term “comprehensive annual financial report” to “annual comprehensive financial report.”

SEC comments on companies’ climate-change disclosures

The SEC recently released a sample letter illustrating comments it may issue regarding climate-change disclosures.

Discount rate for lessees that are not PBEs

The FASB tentatively decided to allow lessees that are not PBEs to make the risk-free rate election by class of underlying asset.

Audited financial statements and climate-related risk considerations

The CAQ has issued a publication that describes how accounting and auditing standards apply to climate-related risks.