The FASB issued an exposure draft regarding a broad range of proposed amendments to Topic 820 on June 29, 2010, with a comment period extending through September 7, 2010. The exposure draft is part of the ongoing convergence project and is intended to more closely align fair value measurements under U.S. GAAP and IFRS. For the sake of our busy friends and colleagues who may not have reviewed the exposure draft yet, we offer a quick overview of some of the more significant proposed changes.
The pace of change at the FASB and IASB shows no signs of slackening. At Mercer Capital, we continue to monitor these developments so we can help make fair value measurement as painless as possible for our clients and their auditors. Our financial statement reporting professionals are always eager to discuss your fair value reporting issues in confidence. Give us a call today.
Reprinted from Mercer Capital’s Financial Reporting Valuation Flash, originally published August 30, 2010.
Travis W. Harms leads Mercer Capital’s Financial Reporting Valuation Group. Travis’s practice focuses on providing public and private clients with fair value opinions and related assistance pertaining to goodwill and other intangible assets, stock-based compensation, ...
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