PwC financial reporting publications

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This set provides comprehensive practical guidance on the IFRSs issued by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and the accounting requirements of UK law applicable to UK users of IFRS, as well as the other elements that make up IFRS for the UK. The Manual is written by our UK Accounting Consulting Services team and will be of particular interest to finance directors, chief accountants and others concerned in preparing and using company financial stat...

This publication provides two sets of illustrative financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2017. These model accounts will assist the reader in preparing financial statements by illustrating the required disclosure and presentation for UK groups and UK companies reporting under IFRS or FRS 101, 'Reduced Disclosure Framework'. The accounts include UK company law disclosures with commentary to explain the detail behind the presentation o...

PwC’s ‘Manual of accounting – IFRS supplement 2018’ should be read in conjunction with the ‘Manual of accounting – IFRS 2017, Volumes 1 and 2'. The supplement provides complementary guidance on how to prepare financial statements in a...

Since 2017, the IASB has issued the following:
• IFRS 17, ‘Insurance contracts’
• Amendments to IFRS 9, Financial instruments ‘Prepayment features with negative compensation’
• Amendments to IAS 28, ’Investments in associates’ -  Long term interests in associates and joint ventures
• Amendments to IAS 19, ‘Employee benefits’ - Plan amendment, curtailment or settlement’
• IFRIC 23, ‘Uncertainty over income tax treatments’

This guide summarises this n...

This publication presents the sample annual financial reports of a fictional listed company, VALUE IFRS Plc. It illustrates the financial reporting requirements that would apply under IFRS as issued at 31 May 2018. Supporting commentary is also provided.

This latest edition includes:

• Illustrative disclosures to reflect the adoption of IFRS 9, ‘Financial instruments’ and IFRS 15, ‘Revenue from contracts with customers’, and to explain the impact of the changes in acco...