Monthly Archives: August 2016

Lease Accounting: When early access is granted to part of a building at first, then the rest later.

Today’s article is a response to a question we received. We decided to write a blog about it because it is a very common scenario that the vast majority of companies account for incorrectly. The question is as follows: Hello,  … Continue reading

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Using Excel for Lease Accounting Cost Our Client Over $28,000 dollars in Overpayments. How Much Could it be Costing You?

You won’t believe how much we just saved a client! We often tell you how we save our client’s money, but today, as quoted directly from Jerry Maguire, we would we would like to show you the money. In today’s post we will show … Continue reading

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How To Transition From Current to the New Lease Accounting Rules: A Comprehensive Example.

This week’s blog is a comprehensive example explaining how to transition from current GAAP to the new lease accounting standards. We will be using a real life scenario that one of our clients graciously allowed us to use as an … Continue reading

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How to Create a Lease Liability Amortization Schedule Under New Lease Rules

Last week’s blog focused on one important thing: How to calculate the present value of lease payments using excel spreadsheets. This week, we will show you how to calculate the present value of minimum lease payments AND prepare the liability amortization … Continue reading

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Using Excel to Calculate Present Value of Minimum Lease Payments

This is the ONE thing you MUST be able to do under the new lease accounting rules: The new lease accounting rules require the vast majority of leases to be capitalized, and the capitalized amount is calculated as the present … Continue reading

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