New Accounting Standards and Accounting Changes
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Dec. 31, 2021
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|New Accounting Standards and Accounting Changes||
Note 3 - New Accounting Standards and Accounting Changes
Adoption of New Accounting Policies
In December 2019, the FASB issued Accounting Standards Update (“ASU”)
No. 2019-12,Simplifying the Accounting for Income Taxes, Income Taxes Topic 740 (“ASU
2019-12”).The purpose of ASU
2019-12is to remove certain exceptions for investment, inter period allocations and interim calculations, and it adds guidance to reduce complexity in accounting for income taxes. ASU
2019-12is effective for annual and interim periods beginning January 1, 2021. The Company adopted the new standard in the first quarter of 2021. The adoption of the standard did not have a material impact on the Company’s consolidated financial statements.
In January 2020, the FASB issued ASU
Investments—Equity Securities (Topic 321), Investments—Equity Method and Joint Ventures (Topic 323), and Derivatives and Hedging (Topic 815) (“ASU
2020-01”),which is intended to clarify the interaction of the accounting for equity securities under Topic 321 and investments accounted for under the equity method of accounting in Topic 323 and the accounting for certain forward contracts and purchased options accounted for under Topic 815. ASU
2020-01is effective beginning January 1, 2021. The Company adopted the new standard in the first quarter of 2021, the adoption did not have a material impact on the Company’s consolidated financial statements.
Recently Issued FASB Accounting Standard Updates
2021, the FASB issued
Business Combinations (Topic805)
: Accounting for Contract Assets and Contract Liabilities from Contracts with Customers. The update provides an improvement on the accounting for acquired revenue contracts with customers in a business combination by addressing differences and inconsistencies related to the recognition of acquired contract liability, and payment terms and their effect on subsequent revenue recognized by the acquirer. The amendment requires that an entity (acquirer) recognize, and measure contract assets and contract liabilities acquired in a business combination in accordance with Topic606
. At the acquisition date, an acquirer should account for the related revenue contracts in accordance with Topic606
as if it had originated the contracts. For public business entities, the update is effective for fiscal years beginning after December15
, including interim periods within those fiscal years, while for all other entities, the amendments are effective for fiscal years beginning after December15
, including interim periods within those fiscal years. The FASB provides that the guidance be applied prospectively to business combinations occurring on or after the effective date of the amendments. The Company is in the process of determining the effects adoption will have on its consolidated
, the FASB issued ASU
Government Assistance (Topic832)
: Disclosures by Business Entities about Government Assistance (“ASU
The update serves to increase transparency in the disclosure and presentation of government assistance, thus, providing comparable and transparent information to investors and other financial statement users to enable them to understand the financial results and prospects for future cash flows. ASU
provides some guidance on disclosures including, information about the nature of the transaction, accounting policy applied, significant terms and conditions, as well as commitments and contingencies. The amendments in the update are effective for all entities for fiscal years beginning after December15
, with an earlier application also permitted. The Company is in the process of determining the effects adoption will have on its consolidated financial statements.
In February 2020, the FASB
2020-02,Financial Instruments-Credit Losses (Topic 326) and Leases (Topic 842) -Amendments to SEC Paragraphs Pursuant to SEC Staff Accounting Bulletin No. 119 and Update to SEC Section on Effective Date Related to Accounting Standards Update
No. 2016-02,Leases (Topic 842), which amends the effective date of the original pronouncement for smaller reporting companies. ASU
2016-13and its amendments will be effective for the Company for interim and annual periods in fiscal years beginning after December 15, 2022. The Company believes the adoption will modify the way the Company analyzes financial instruments, but it does not anticipate a material impact on results of operations. The Company is in the process of determining the effects adoption will have on its consolidated financial statements.
On August 5, 2020, the FASB issued ASU
No. 2020-06,Debt—Debt with Conversion and Other Options (Subtopic
470-20)and Derivatives and Hedging—Contracts in Entity’s Own Equity (Subtopic
815-40):Accounting for Convertible Instruments and Contracts in an Entity’s Own Equity, to improve financial reporting associated with accounting for convertible instruments and contracts in an entity’s own equity. The amendments in this update are effective for public business entities that meet the definition of a SEC filer, excluding entities eligible to be smaller reporting companies as defined by the SEC, for fiscal years beginning after December 15, 2021, including interim periods within those fiscal years. For all other entities, the amendments are effective for fiscal years beginning after December 15, 2023, including interim periods within those fiscal years. Early adoption is permitted, but no earlier than fiscal years beginning after December 15, 2020, including interim periods within those fiscal years. The FASB specified that an entity should adopt the guidance as of the beginning of its annual fiscal year. The Company is currently evaluating the effect of adopting this ASU on its consolidated financial
No definition available.
The entire disclosure for change in accounting principle. Includes, but is not limited to, nature, reason, and method of adopting amendment to accounting standards or other change in accounting principle.
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