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IFRS Implementation-cum-Global Qualification on 3rd July 2011 in New Delhi

For finance and accounts professionals looking for an effective training on IFRS with special focus to India implementation.

By |June 21st, 2011|DOCUMENTS, IAS 16, IAS 2, IAS 21, IAS 38, IAS 39, IFRS, IFRS 7, TRAINING|0 Comments

Provision for commission to agents on outstanding premiums

To all, Can any one clarify whether it is necessary for provision for commission to agents to be made for the premiums not yet received, at the end of every month. jay For any provision, I think you'd first need to look at IAS 37 paragraph 14. Is there a present obligation as a result [...]

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

Termination provisions

Dear IFRS team, We provide for early retirement or termination charges. Would it be right in making the provision for the whole liability (which could be for 5-10 years) that we know about in the year which we make that commitment, or should this cost just hit the P&L as and when it occurs? Many [...]

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

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

Revenue recognition and provision

Dear All, Can any one give their opinion on the below: The organization is charging license cancellation fee for each customer's license cancellation. What if customer ran away without canceling license. Now the Organization wants to cancel on their own and charge license fee and recognize revenue and provide against doubtful debts. In my opinion [...]

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

Investment decision

Dear Every one, Can any one help to solve the following problems:     Say, XY is a joint venture company between X & Y with 70:30 proportion with issued capital of  $100. Now, Y intends to offload its share to Z company for a consideration of $ 80. Now the question is how this investment [...]

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

Interest Capitalization

The Company has taken a loan for construction of projects. A part of amount is kept in FD with the Bank. Interest is capitalized on the amount paid as per payment certificates like draw down. If the project is capitalized and 2 payment certificates received after the capitalization date. Now question is whether interest will [...]

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

News about IAS/IFRS from EU – Link to IFRS file (in pdf)

Dear allPlease find attached a news from European Commission about IFRS. In addition you'll find a link to a pdf file related to consolidated text of IFRS.Have a good joining. Regards Simone SalviAccounting standards: Commission adopts consolidated text of IFRS applicable in the EUThe European Commission has adopted on Monday 3 November the consolidated text [...]

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

Request for auditing standard

Dear all, Can you share me the international auditing standard document. Thanks Danella,I double checked after the comment below, and I agree with Hemant. IAS 21.28 explicitly states that gains/losses on forex should be recognized in P&L. The forex is not attributable to the asset but to the financial liability.http://www.ifac.org/IAASB/ My apologies for my earlier [...]

By |December 15th, 2008|AUDIT|1 Comment

Calculation of deferred tax

Can any one help me for calculation of deferred tax under deductable timing diference Example: writeen down value of fixed assets as pert accounts-200          writeen down value as per tax                      150 please privide the soluision by giving effects in the profit [...]

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

Operating lease – Lessee’s books

Hi All, Accounting of lease rentals for operating lease in lessee's book is ruled in IAS as under : "Lease payments under an operating lease shall be recognised as an expense on a straight-line basis over the lease term unless another systematic basis is more representative of the time pattern of the user's benefit." My [...]

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

Difference between affiliates and subsidaries

Dears Would you please explain me what is the difference between affiliates and subsidaries, and then if there is any difference in accounting treatments.( i am asking these question w.r.t an investment co.) 2nd thing is how i will treat the personal expenses of a partner which are being paid by the co. and where [...]

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

Forex hedging treatment and disclosure.

Dear all My Company has an outstanding USD loan of say US$10m and as our main subsidiaries are operating in China and earns revenue denominated in RMB, which will ultimately flow to our company in terms of RMB dividend (converted to USD due to exchange regulation in PRC). As we need to make periodic payments [...]

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

Exceptional Items vs. Extraordinary Items

Any one please clarify me this.... Hari Hi Team, Will any one clarify the difference between Exceptional Items & Extraordinary Items? With reference to IFRS what is the disclosure policy for the both. Thanks & Regards, Hari Hi Hari, to my understanding according to IAS 1 there was for several years the possibility to show [...]

By |December 15th, 2008|IFRS|3 Comments

Where can I find pdf copy of US GAAP and US GAAP APB?

Do anyone know where I can download copy of US GAAP and US GAAP APB? Thanks Dessanti for your answer Our position is less than 1%, we bought in the active market Euro a little position to speculate in market price. The IAS 39 don't include equity investment as applicable financial asset to recognized the [...]

By |December 15th, 2008|LOCAL GAAP vs IFRS|0 Comments

Chinese GAAP

Apologies for an off-top, - would anybody be able to provide me with thelink to ASBEs (Chinese Accounting Standards) in English? I know that they are very close to IFRS, I have the Delloitepublication, just needed to see actual standards or at least a detailedand comprehensive summary. Thanks and have a great day/ evening. Tatiana [...]

By |December 15th, 2008|LOCAL GAAP vs IFRS|0 Comments