Problems 6 and 7 - Investments are initially recorded at...

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reporting standards for equity investments Problem 6 and 7
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FVTPL Investments are initially recorded at FV Each year, revalue investments at FV Dividends and unrealized gains and losses are reported in net income
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Fair-value-through-OCI Dividends reported in net income and unrealized gains and losses in OCI When sold, clear out previously reported unrealized gains/losses from OCI and report realized gains and losses in Net Income
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Cost Method If market price is not available, cost method is permitted Dividends are recorded in Net Income If permanently impaired, write down the investment and report the loss in Net Income
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Held-for-significant influence Equity Method:
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Unformatted text preview: Investments are initially recorded at cost Reduce the investment by dividends received Increase the investment for your share of the company’s profit Held-for-control Investments Consolidated financial statements are required as one company controls another and has the power to direct activities Either cost or equity method is permitted P7: Private Enterprise GAAP Under PEGAAP, investments in associates can be reported at cost or a simplified version of the equity method Non-strategic equity investments will be reported at cost unless the market value is readily available or the entity elects to report at fair value....
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This note was uploaded on 03/07/2011 for the course BUS 442 taught by Professor Molten during the Winter '11 term at Wilfred Laurier University .

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