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  

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  • March 28, 2020


SEC extends conditional relief and issues disclosure guidance

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  • March 26, 2020
California's new privacy law set to shake up business


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  • March 25, 2020


Accounting treatment of software development costs

Many entities develop software to be sold or used internally, so it is important to ensure they are following the appropriate guidelines

  • March 19, 2020


Amendments to accelerated and large accelerated filer definitions

Recent amendments exclude from the accelerated and large accelerated filer definitions certain smaller reporting companies.

  • March 18, 2020


SEC proposes to simplify the exempt offering framework

A recent SEC proposed rule is intended to address difficulties and confusion in applying the exempt offering framework.

  • March 10, 2020