All Equity Method articles

  • Article

    Filing problems? SEC invites companies to ask for help

    2018-04-17T07:30:00Z

    Where one entity’s financial statements get impossibly tangled with another’s, the SEC is inviting companies to reach out and ask for some relief.

  • Blog post

    FASB drops simplification idea around equity method

    2016-05-18T20:45:00Z

    FASB’s proposal on simplifying equity accounting garnered 40 comment letters, nearly half from preparers. But while most expressed support for dropping the retroactive adoption requirement, responses to accounting for the basis difference were all over the map. Tammy Whitehouse reports.

  • Blog post

    FASB Proposes Changes to Stock Compensation, Equity Method Rules

    2015-06-09T09:45:00Z

    FASB is proposing updates to accounting standards that would target complexity in the accounting for stock compensation plans and the equity method of accounting. The board has proposed eight measures to revise requirements around income tax consequences, classification of cash flows, and more. In addition, FASB seeks to eliminate the ...