This course is the last in a three-course series; concentrating on financial statements prepared using IFRS vs. U.S. GAAP. Review an IFRS financial report and outline basic distinctions between IFRS and U.S. GAAP reports in the series.
A recent IFRS Foundation survey found that 116 of 140 jurisdictions required IFRS for all or most companies. With this global acceptance, and as more than 500 foreign companies are reporting to the SEC using IFRS, financial professionals must understand the differences between IFRS and U.S. GAAP financial reports.
Identify similarities and differences between IFRS and U.S. GAAP reporting requirements for miscellaneous topics:
Related party disclosures
Consolidations including joint arrangement
Overview of Annual Financial Reports (IFRS and U.S. GAAP)
Financial statements presentations of miscellaneous topics (IAS 21, 23, 24, 27, 28, IFRS 3, 10, 11, 12, 13 vs U.S. GAAP)
CPAs, accountants, auditors, consultants and financial professionals.