XBRL Footnote Tagging: Segment Reporting
This course is part of the XBRL U.S. GAAP Certificate Program
This course will provide an in-depth review of XBRL tagging of the segment reporting disclosure using the U.S. GAAP Taxonomy, including facts to be tagged, line items and members that should be used and best practices that should be followed when companies report a hierarchy of segments.
- Using a case study example, learn the steps in the process for tagging a segment reporting footnote
- Identify the facts for levels one through four tagging required by the SEC
- Understand the requirements for element selection to identify the most appropriate tag
- Identify which axes and members should be used to distinguish each business segment
- Learn best practice guidance for tagging business segments as a hierarchy when segments are categorized as sub-segments of others
Required Prerequisite: None
Recommended Prerequisite: Completion of all XBRL Fundamental and Statement course modules.
Advance Preparation: None
NOTE: Information provided in the Certificate Program teaches application of tagging XBRL financial statements even though content may or may not be based on the most current release of the US GAAP Taxonomy. The Securities and Exchange Commission requires companies to use an approved taxonomy. Filers are responsible for checking the Securities and Exchange Commission's website for the most current release.
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