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Company Accounting, 10th Edition

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Company Accounting, 10th edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect the various and ongoing reforms as a result of Australia?s adoption of international financial reporting standards. Containing several all-new chapters, this edition provides an authoritative and reliable overview of the various changes required within the Framework and a selection of key accounting standards governing corporate entities. The text provides students with a comprehensive overview of the practice and principles of company accounting, and helps them develop the practical grounding to reinforce their understanding. The 10th edition presents essential ?must kw? information on accounting for a corporate entity and the requirements for externally disclosing the financial position of the entity. Company Accounting, 10th Edition retains the hallmark features seen in previous editions of the title, including a high attention to detail, practical application of accounting standards, provision of a conceptual basis, and depth of analysis.

Key Features
Author(s) Jeffrey Knapp, John Sweeting, Ken J. Leo, Susan McGowan
Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Ltd
Date of Publication 14/07/2014
Language English
Format Paperback
ISBN-10 1118608178
ISBN-13 9781118608173
Subject Business, Accounting & Vocational: Textbooks & Study Guides
Publication Data
Place of Publication Milton, QLD
Country of Publication Australia
Imprint John Wiley & Sons Australia Ltd
Dimensions
Weight 2534 g
Width 219 mm
Height 255 mm
Spine 44 mm
Editorial Details
Edition Statement 10th Revised edition
Description
Table Of Contents Preface xiv Supplementary materials xv Acknowledgements xvi Chapter 1 Nature and regulation of companies 1 Chapter 2 Financing company operations 37 Chapter 3 Company operations 91 Chapter 4 Fundamental concepts of corporate governance 155 Chapter 5 Fair value measurement 197 Chapter 6 Accounting for company income tax 237 Chapter 7 Financial instruments 297 Chapter 8 Foreign currency transactions and forward exchange contracts 349 Chapter 9 Property, plant and equipment 395 Chapter 10 Leases 453 Chapter 11 Intangible assets 515 Chapter 12 Business combinations 567 Chapter 13 Impairment of assets 633 Chapter 14 Disclosure: legal requirements and accounting policies 687 Chapter 15 Disclosure: presentation of financial statements 735 Chapter 16 Disclosure: statement of cash flows 799 Chapter 17 Translation of financial statements into a presentation currency 861 Chapter 18 Consolidation: controlled entities 905 Chapter 19 Consolidation: wholly owned subsidiaries 931 Chapter 20 Consolidation: intragroup transactions 991 Chapter 21 Consolidation: non-controlling interest 1047 Chapter 22 Consolidation: other issues 1109 Chapter 23 Associates and joint ventures 1177 Chapter 24 Joint arrangements 1237 Chapter 25 Insolvency and liquidation 1277 Appendix: Present value tables 1351 Glossary 1353 Index 1364
Author Biography Ken Leo, BCom (Hons), MBA, has been an academic for over 40 years, including 20 years as Professor of Accounting at a university in Western Australia. During this time, he has taught company accounting to undergraduate and postgraduate students. He has been involved in writing books published by John Wiley since 1981, and has also written books and monographs for other organisations including CPA Australia, the Group of 100 and the Australian Accounting Research Foundation. He was a founding member of the Urgent Issues Group, serving on that body from 1995 to 2001. He subsequently served on the Australian Accounting Standards Board from 2002 to 2007, both as a member and as deputy chair of the Board. Jeffrey Knapp, BEc (Hons) (Macq), MPhil (UNSW), CA, is a Lecturer in Accounting at the University of New South Wales. Jeffrey?s background includes working in income tax (Coopers & Lybrand), technical consulting in financial reporting and audit (Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia), and teaching consolidation accounting (Macquarie University and UNSW). Jeffrey?s strengths are his knowledge of accounting standards and his forensic ability to uncover financial reporting irregularities. Jeffrey is one of Australia?s most well-known media commentators on financial reporting regulation and practice. Susan McGowan, BAcc (SAIT), MCom (UniSA), and GradCertEd(HigherEd) (QUT), is currently a senior lecturer in the School of Commerce at the University of South Australia. Her research interests focus on accounting education and academic integrity. John Sweeting, BEc, MEc, PhD, CPA, CA, was Senior Lecturer in Accountancy at Queensland University of Technology. John?s background includes a mixture of academic and business positions. He has taught at Swinburne University of Technology and Central Queensland University, and has spent time with the National Companies and Securities Commission (now the Australian Securities and Investments Commission). John has also held positions with a large international chartered accounting firm and a company listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. In addition to running in-house courses for accounting firms, John has also conducted Professional Development courses for CPA Australia and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. He has also been actively involved in both the CPA Program and the CA Program.
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