Government Accounting



FASAB has issued Interpretation 7, Items Held for Remanufacture. The interpretation provides guidance for the classification, valuation and reporting of items that are held for remanufacture (including items in the process of inspection, disassembly, evaluation, cleaning, rebuilding, etc.) prior to sale or internal use. It applies the Statement of Federal Financial Accounting Standards 3, Accounting for Inventory and Related Property, and other existing standards. The interpretation is available at www.fasab.gov/codifica.html.

 

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Solving the lease accounting challenge

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