IAS 36

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Assessing for Impairment Indicators on Transition Date

Question for anyone that has dealt with this issue: As at its transition date, a company will need to review its assets (CGUs) for indicators of impairment. Some of the indicators suggested in IAS 36 refer to "the period". Some indicators are current - as of that date. I have assumed that "the period" refers [...]

By |October 5th, 2009|OTHER IFRS|0 Comments

Goodwill under SFAS 142

Hi All, Greetings. Some countries accounting standards say goodwill can be amortized or impaired. Some countries will say goodwill can only be impaired. Where can I get all this information and notes regarding. Thanks in advance.

By |February 20th, 2009|OTHER IFRS|1 Comment

About normal capacity

Dear all Can someone tell me how do you define normal capacity of IAS 2? In IAS 2, it said that normal capacity is the production expected to be achieved on average over a number of periods or seasons under normal circumstances. I am wondering how to caculate the normail capacity? ex: one machine can [...]

By |December 15th, 2008|IFRS|0 Comments

IFRS-1

dear sir or mam   When one company adopt the IFRSs 1 first time then what are the irems exempted from national GAAP in the case of convergance to IFRSs.   Thanks   Sincerely yours, Rakesh dear rakesh pls read ifrs 1 and see the exemption given for the same there are 10 exemptions Regards Jignesh [...]

By |December 15th, 2008|IFRS|0 Comments

IFRS 5

Dear all,   Is it possible to reclassify asset held for sale back to PPE?     Thanks, Grace Dear, the guidances in this case are explianed in IFRS5.26 to IFRS5.29 Best regards,           Dear DivineIt is possible to reclassify an asset held for sale back to PPE if the criteria for classification are no [...]

By |December 15th, 2008|OTHER IFRS|0 Comments

Software capitalization

Hello, Does anyone know where the best place to find information on capitalizing internal software development under IFRS?  Any links?  Which IAS/IFRS standard is this covered under? Thanks in advance for the help! You raise an interest topic David,  I would like to see the view of others In the meantime page 56 of the [...]

By |August 28th, 2008|IFRS|0 Comments

Revaluation of investment property

Hi,   Thanks for the information.   I would like to know, if we use cost model than also are we require to do the revaluation.   best regards Suraj Hi Suraj,  Investment property is defined as property held (by the owner or lessee under a finance lease) to rentals and/or for capital appreciation, rather than for [...]

By |August 28th, 2008|IFRS|0 Comments