Monthly Archives: July 2012

FASB/IASB Meeting on Leases

Today (July 19, 2012), the FASB and IASB held a question and answer webcast with constituents concerning the decisions on lease accounting reached at the June 12 meeting. Recall that at the June 12 meeting, the boards settled on two … Continue reading

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Presentation on New Lease Accounting Rules

I will be presenting at the Crowe Horwath LLP Financial Institutions Conference Series on August 16, 2012. I will be one of four speakers at this event, covering various accounting and tax topics.  Specifically, I will be discussing the proposed lease … Continue reading

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Using Excel to Calculate the Inital Lease Liability (and ROU Asset) and to create the Accretion Table

In this blog post, I’d like to show you how to create the amortization schedule for the Lease Liability using excel. As noted in a previous post, you are going to need to prepare this amortization schedule under both the … Continue reading

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