Scott Muir CPA

Practice Fellow, FASB

Scott is a Practice Fellow at the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) his Big 4 firm's National Office with over 14 years of combined experience, heavily focused on technical accounting and reporting matters. Currently, Scott is one of the project leaders on the joint FASB/IASB leases project and on the FASB Revenue Recognition Transition Resource Group dedicated to assisting entities implement the new joint FASB/IASB Revenue Recognition Standard. Prior to joining the FASB staff as a practice fellow, Scott was a director in the technical accounting group at KPMG's national office and one of the firm's leaders with respect to the FASB/IASB joint revenue recognition and leases projects. Scott's focus at the national office was monitoring and providing guidance on accounting standard setting, as well as providing technical accounting advice on the application of U.S. GAAP and IFRS. Scott was a frequent presenter at conferences, client events, and internally on various accounting topics, in particular the FASB/IASB convergence projects and current U.S. GAAP revenue recognition, and a principal author of numerous KPMG publications relative to the FASB/IASB revenue recognition and leases projects. Prior to joining KPMG's national office, Scott led the technical accounting and SEC reporting functions at a large public software company and worked within KPMG’s Technical Accounting Advisory Services and Audit practices.