Tag: IFRS

IFRS & its applicability in India : Budget 2014

Arun Jaitley while announcing the Budget 2014 announced that there is an urgent need to converge the current Indian Accounting Standards with the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). He also announced that Ind AS (i.e. Indian standards converged with IFRS) can...

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Summary of IFRS 3 – Business Combinations

A business combination is the bringing together of separate entities or businesses into one reporting entity. The Result of nearly all business combinations is that one entity i.e. the acquirer, obtains control of one or more other businesses. Scope of...

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America’s IFRS Implementation Plan may change FASB’s Role

Without weighing in on when — or if — the Securities and Exchange Commission will incorporate international financial reporting standards (IFRS) into the financial reporting system for U.S. issuers, the SEC has staff issued a paper that sheds some light...

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Role of Internal Auditors in Transition to IFRS

Among recent significant developments in the Corporate World are the Adoption/ Convergence to the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). Although due to Recession, the senior management’s focus was temporarily diverted, but gradually with the revival of economy, this issue has...

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Ind AS – The Indian Desi Version of IFRS

With India deciding to converge with IFRS and not Adopt IFRS, Ind-AS is certainly the way forward for Indian Companies. In simple terms, Convergence with IFRS means that India would not be applying the IFRS as issued by the International...

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First Time Adoption of IFRS

IFRS 1 i.e. First Time Adoption of IFRS is the guidance that is applied during the preparation of a company’s first time IFRS based statements. IFRS 1 was created to help companies easily convert to International Standards and provides practical...

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