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Business Combinations – U.S. GAAP vs. IFRS

1 Credits: Accounting

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Business Combinations – U.S. GAAP vs. IFRS

Format
Self-Study
Course Level
Overview
CPE Credits

1 Credits: Accounting

Course Description

This course provides an overview of the similarities and key differences between the business combination standards issued by the FASB (ASC Topic 805) and the IASB (IFRS 3). While these standards are very similar, as is the case with many areas of U.S. GAAP vs. IFRS, there are notable differences that are helpful to understand. Note that this course is not intended to provide an exhaustive discussion of these differences.

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Learning Objectives

• List the key steps in the acquisition method for business combinations
• Recognize the applicable U.S. GAAP and IFRS standard with respect to business combinations
• Identify some of the key differences between ASC Topic 805 and IFRS 3

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Course Specifics

Course ID
1223569
Revision Date
January 18, 2022
Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites.

Advanced Preparation

None

Number of Pages
31

Compliance Information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

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