Compliance

ASC, ESG, And The Future Of Accounting

The nature of accounting is changing, heralding a new era for all stakeholders – from controllers and CFOs to auditors, consultants, and, of course, users of financial statements.

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Tools & Tips

The Magic of “Unlimited Modifications”

One small lease modification can have a huge impact on your reporting. With our Unlimited Modifications feature you can perform any number of modifications within contracts, and the software jumps in with automatic detection and re-analysis of the contract and payments.
AI & Tech

Multi-Currency Support

When it comes to leasing, FX calculations can have a significant impact on multiple aspects of a company’s lease accounting efforts. Especially when it comes to the new demands of ASC 842, FX issues can muddy already cloudy waters.
AI & Tech

The Continuous Audit Has Arrived

Auditors can review reports, calculations, documentation, and more – all in real-time. This takes massive pressure off the controller and the auditor when the “audit” rolls around, as much of the work has already been done!
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Ready To Accelerate Your Close Process?

The close process requires significant focus and attention and can be quite stressful for controllers, auditors, and CFOs. In this blog post, we look at how an AI-powered lease solution will create efficiencies in your close process, including a specific client case study and actionable takeaways for your company.
AI & Tech

May 2022: New Product Features and Updates

Check out our new features and recent product updates that will enhance your experience on the Trullion platform. From Enhancements for Multi-Client Manager to IT/SaaS Agreement Automation, we are rolling out a variety of new features and capabilities.
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What to Look For When Comparing Software for Lease Accounting

Lease accounting has changed tremendously over the past few years, with key accounting standards in this area being completely overhauled. So, what should you look for when comparing software for lease accounting? We’ll go through everything you need to know. 
AI & Tech

Introducing Source-Based Accounting

Source-based accounting helps break down the classic siloes of an accounting process; such as files, emails, spreadsheets and journal entries all being in separate systems. This enables an auditor to swiftly navigate the audit trail, from financial entry to source data point. It also helps auditors move towards a more real-time and 100% audited environment.
Compliance

Why Dual-Filers Should be Using Software

With companies having to file multiple sets of financial statements in different jurisdictions and according to different accounting frameworks – or even consolidating global accounting results to be compliant within the corporate country of residence – accounting teams have been handed a constant challenge.
AI & Tech

Is This Picture a Thousand Words?

In this blog post, our AI Team Lead, Shlomo Agishtein, discusses how past and present came together to solve a computer vision problem.
Tools & Tips

Equipment Lease Accounting Under ASC 842

The vast majority of companies lease some kind of equipment. For large manufacturers this might be a specialized piece of machinery, while for a service provider this may be printers, or other office equipment. ASC 842 details some very specific ways to deal with equipment leases.
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Lessor vs Lessee Under ASC 842

Lessee? Lessor? Both? Implementing ASC 842 can be confusing, especially when it comes to the differences between the requirements for a lessor and a lessee. What has changed since ASC 840? What’s remained the same? 
AI & Tech

Optimizing lease accounting for SaaS companies

SaaS companies have special requirements when it comes to lease accounting. We’ll take a closer look at their needs, and how these can best be met to ensure smooth and efficient lease accounting.
Compliance

The Benefits of Early Adoption of ASC 842

ASC 842 has swept into the lives of many accounting professionals much quicker than expected. What first started as a draft process back in 2016 has finally become a reality. While public companies have had to adopt ASC 842 already, private companies were offered the choice of adopting this standard early. Read on as we discover the benefits of early adoption of ASC 842.
Tools & Tips

IBR: The Bottleneck of Lease Accounting

In this article, we'll examine why the IBR is so important & then look at how to select and calculate the discount rate to be used in your company’s lease calculations.
Compliance

Preparing for Lease Audit Procedures under ASC 842

With a new lease accounting standard – ASC 842 – in place, accounting and finance teams know that this area is one that is likely to get more attention than usual from the auditors. It’s therefore critical to ensure that this section of the books is fully audit-ready, and that you are prepared for the audit procedures likely under ASC 842.
Compliance

Accounting for Operating Leases under ASC 842

In this article, we’ll go over the main requirements when it comes to accounting for operating leases under ASC 842. We’ll also look at some tips and best practices to ensure that your ASC 842 compliance is seamless and smooth.
Compliance

ASC 842 vs ASC 840: How to Ensure a Smooth Transition

With ASC 842 coming into effect and effectively replacing ASC 840, things have changed dramatically. In this article, we’ll look at the differences between ASC 840 and ASC 842, with a specific focus on ensuring the smoothest ASC 842 compliance journey possible.
Tools & Tips

How to choose ASC 842 software

Choosing the right ASC 842 software can be challenging. In this article, we’ll guide you through the process, including the right questions to ask of your lease accounting software, what to look out for, and potential pitfalls to avoid.
Compliance

IFRS 16 And ASC 842 Standard Differences

In this article, we look at the differences between ASC 842 & IFRS 16 and in doing so gain a deeper understanding of how to ensure smoother and better compliance more efficiently.
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Why AI Is Here To Help Accountants – And Not Replace Them

Technology is replacing many of the tasks previously carried out by human beings. Especially when it comes to manual, repetitive jobs such as product assembly, robots have shown that technology can accomplish these tasks quicker, better and cheaper. Are accountants too set to be replaced by AI? (Hint: we don’t think so.)
Compliance

The Ultimate Guide to Implementing ASC 842

The introduction of ASC 842 has had a significant impact on all U.S. companies. The Standard was introduced by the FASB primarily to streamline accounting for leases, reduce “off-balance-sheet” activities and enhance transparency around lease contracts. Read this guide to learn the best practices for implementing ASC 842.
AI & Tech

Trullion Announces Series A Funding Round

Today, we’re excited to announce that we have closed a $15 million Series A funding round, accelerating our vision of modernizing the accounting and financial services industries. The round was co-led by Aleph and Third Point Ventures, with participation from existing investors Greycroft and experienced financial executives including Bob Mylod, Artie Minson, Jody Padar, and Guzel Lumpkin.
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5 Accounting Hacks We Are Thankful for this Year

Thanksgiving is the time of the year to be thankful for the bigger, and smaller, things in life. Whether those things are personal or work-related, being thankful is actually proven to be good for you. We hope that you too can benefit from these hacks, and find even more to be thankful for in the year ahead.
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How to calculate lease liability under IFRS 16

One of the most significant elements of IFRS 16 is calculating the lease liability. In this article we go through the steps required in order to calculate the lease liability, and also take a look at some common pitfalls and helpful tips when it comes to this calculation.
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2 Years Into IFRS 16 Adoption: Lessons Learned

While there was much uncertainty swirling around when IFRS 16 replaced IAS 17, over the course of the past two years, a lot has become clearer. What’s more, we can learn from others in terms of what to do and what not to do when it comes to IFRS 16 compliance. In this article, we’ll look at the main lessons learned 2 years into IFRS 16 adoption.
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ASC 842 Disclosure Requirements & How to Avoid Common Pitfalls

ASC 842 disclosures ensure that key information is presented to the user of the financial statements and allows such users to assess the amount, timing, and uncertainty of cash flows arising from leases. Read on for more information on disclosure requirements, the common pitfalls, and advice on how to avoid them.
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How to Identify an Embedded Lease

You might have heard the term “embedded lease” appearing increasingly often, especially in relation to ASC 842. While you won’t find the term mentioned explicitly in these accounting standards, the concept is extremely relevant and highly important – and can make a huge difference to your bottom line, quite literally.
Compliance

How should I account for lease modifications under ASC 842?

In this article we’ll look at what a lease modification under ASC 842 is, how lease modifications should be accounted for in terms of ASC 842, as well as important information that can make your lease accounting smoother than you ever imagined.
Compliance

Your Guide to GASB 87 Compliance

Ensuring GASB 87 compliance is a challenge that grows with each additional lease you have in place. Read our blog post for more information about the standard, implementation, & ways to streamline compliance.
Compliance

GASB 96: The Next Big Thing

GASB 96 has been called “The Next Big Thing” and its impact will be felt in every government department and related entity. In short, across the country GASB 96 is going to bring massive changes. Ensure you understand the impact this Statement will have, and are properly prepared to adopt it seamlessly.
AI & Tech

AI for Firms: Leveraging Modern Technology for Lease Accounting & New Standards

Join Trullion CEO Isaac Heller on Wednesday, May 19 at the ncaCPA Business & Industry Spring Conference. Due to recent technological innovations the CPA profession is on the verge of a great transformation. This session focuses on what CPAs need to know about artificial intelligence, starting with identifying what exactly artificial intelligence is and possible implications for CPAs.
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ASC 842 Summary

In this article, we summarize ASC 842, operating lease criteria, and tips for implementing the new lease accounting standard.
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ASC 842 Effective Date

When does ASC 842 come into effect, and when should you start preparing? All answers in the article.