Accounting

Closing Out 2018 in IFRS Financial Statements

This article provides a high-level overview of the new and revised Standards and Interpretations that are effective for December 2018 calendar year-ends and subsequent accounting periods. Entities are, however, generally permitted to adopt the new and revised Standards and Interpretations in advance of their effective dates (refer to individual Standards and Interpretations for additional details). This article provides a summary of IFRSs and interpretations that an entity may elect to apply for the year ended 31 December 2018. 

31. 1. 2019

Recognition of bonuses for work and life jubilees in Czech accounting

Low unemployment and demand exceeding supply of certain professions mean that employers compete in introducing wide portfolios of newly structured benefits in the hope of obtaining the necessary reinforcements for their teams. Traditional benefits are experiencing a renaissance in many companies, helping retain existing employees and strengthen their loyalty. Employee bonuses for work anniversaries and major birthdays are starting to reappear and employers newly offer bonuses to mark the occasion of marriage, birth of a child etc. And questions resurface regarding the correct way to account for these traditional benefits. 

30. 1. 2019