For December balancers, 31 December 2017 is the comparative period for AASB 15 Revenue from Customer Contracts. Accounting for long-contracts is a particularly challenging under this new standard, replacing the requirements of rendering of service rules of AASB 118 Revenue and AAS 111 Construction Contracts. This session will address:
- Transitional decisions
- Contract modifications, performance obligations, variable consideration, and contacts costs of long-term contracts (with examples)
- System information requirements for measurement and disclosure, and
- What should be included in your detailed accounting policy.