ESMA publishes a report on the activities of accounting enforcers and their findings within the EU in 2018

On 27 March 2019, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published a report on the enforcement and regulatory activities of accounting enforcers within the European Union in 2018. ESMA is an independent EU authority that was established on 1 January 2011. ESMA’s mission is to enhance the protection of investors and promote stable and well-functioning financial markets in the European Union (EU). 

18. 4. 2019

Outstanding Vacation Days – a reserve or an estimated payable?

Opinions as to the period in which costs of outstanding vacation days should be accounted for and how have changed over time. At first, they were not accounted for at all, then through estimated payables and eventually through the recognition of reserves. As many reporting entities still hesitate how to proceed in accounting for outstanding vacation days, let us remind you of the origin of the doubts and subsequently answer the question. 

17. 4. 2019