PwC’s Leases guide is a comprehensive resource for lessees and lessors to account for leases under newly issued US GAAP guidance codified in ASC 842, Leases. Calendar year-end public business entities will need to adopt the new leases standard on January 1, 2019.
So that you're ready to adopt the standard, this guides examines:
December 2018 updates
This guide was fully updated in August 2018. In addition, select topics were updated in December 2018.
Significant changes made in December 2018 include new guidance for a lessor's presentation of cash flows from sales-type and direct financing leases, and new guidance to reflect interpretive guidance related to lessor presentation of lease revenues for leases transitioned to ASC 842.
The guide has also been updated to reflect interpretive guidance related to a lessee combining or not combining lease and nonlease components in transition.
Getting ready to adopt the new leasing standard? In this episode, PwC leasing specialists discuss overall readiness, new standard setting on transition elections and practical expedients, implementation challenges and best practices.
Listen to the other podcast in this series:
Episode 31: Leasing - remeasurement, modifications and terminations
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