IFRS: Investment Property (IAS 40)
AICPA's IFRS Certificate Program
This course is part of the IFRS Certificate Program – a comprehensive, integrated curriculum that will give you the basic training, knowledge, and practical guidance in international accounting standards that are necessary in today's global business environment. Credit for individual courses purchased can be applied to the full program. Click here for information on the complete program.
The purpose of this course is to familiarize you with the initial classification, recognition and measurement of investment property under IAS 40, Investment Property. This course also covers measurement, disclosure, and other issues subsequent to initial recognition.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Determine whether an asset meets the definition of investment property and falls within the scope of IAS 40
- Identify the acceptable alternative accounting models for measuring an investment property subsequent to initial recognition at cost
- Understand the financial reporting implications of choosing each accounting model on the financial statements
- Understand how to account for investment property that an entity reclassifies to inventory or property, plant and equipment
Advance Preparation: None
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