Exposure draft issued on accounting by insurance enterprises for deferred acquisition costs.
The AICPA's Accounting Standards Executive Committee has issued an exposure draft of a proposed statement of position, Accounting by Insurance Enterprises for Deferred Acquisition Costs on Internal Replacements Other Than Those Specifically Described in FASB Statement FASB Statement
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A final SOP would be effective for internal replacements occurring in fiscal years beginning after Dec. 15, 2003, with earlier adoption encouraged. Restatement Restatement
A revision in a company's earlier financial statements.
The need for restating financial figures can result from fraud, misrepresentation, or a simple clerical error. of previously issued annual financial statements is not permitted. Initial application of this SOP should be as of the beginning of an entity's fiscal year (i.e., if the SOP is adopted prior to the effective date and during an interim period, all prior interim periods of the year of adoption should be restated).