Consumer markets insights - January 2021

Consumer markets hot topics 

Consumer Markets Insights is a quarterly summary for the consumer markets sector. It provides an overview of emerging economic, accounting, reporting and regulatory matters relevant to the sector. This edition includes the following hot topics:

  • Strategy for business
    • M&A 2021 outlook
    • Post-election resources
    • What you missed at the 2020 AICPA Conference
    • Fighting fraud: A never-ending battle
  • Accounting and financial reporting hot topics
    • Impairment model reminders
    • Changing the terms of your leases? Here are some key reminders for year end
    • Tax reminders: Assessing the need for a valuation allowance in the current environment
    • Preparing carve-out financial statements? What complexities might you encounter?
  • Regulatory update
    • SEC amends Regulation S-K disclosure rules
    • SEC comment letter trends
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Matthew McCann

Partner, National Professional Services Group, PwC US


Kara Barnard

Director, National Auditing Services, Methods and Tools, PwC US


Emily Winkhart

Senior Manager, National Auditing Services, Methods and Tools, PwC US


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Consumer Markets Assurance Leader, PwC US

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