Independents Accounting Committee

Provide executives with an opportunity to learn about specific accounting matters and engage in dialogue with peers in the accounting field including information relating to revenue recognition, accounting for loan fees and costs, accounting for purchase discounts/premiums, allowance for loan losses, how to account for repossessions of collateral, troubled debt restructuring, accounting for securitizations.

Eligibility: CFOs, Controllers, Treasurers or executives with accounting/financial responsibility. Business partner accounting firms are also welcome to join and help lead the discussion and provide expertise.

Want to Get Involved? Contact staff liaison, Tony Pelegrin, AFSA's CFO, at or Danielle McLean, Director of Accounting, at (202) 466-8617 or email

Committee News and Information

The next meeting will be held in conjunction with the 2019 Independents Conference & Exposition, April 16-18, 2019 at the Fairmont in Austin, Texas.