GASB 13: A Comprehensive Example

GASB 13: A Comprehensive Example

Similar to the FASB and IASB, the Governmental Accounting Standards Board released guidance updating the accounting for lease agreements. GASB No. 87, Leases, is effective for applicable governmental entities for reporting periods that begin subsequent to December 15,...
Type A & Type B Leases under New Lease Accounting Rules

Type A & Type B Leases under New Lease Accounting Rules

In May 2013, the FASB and IASB released an Exposure Draft proposing a new approach to lease accounting. The proposed accounting rules will require recognition of all leased assets as “Right of Use” assets (ROU assets), and recognition of a lease liability (an...