Asked Feb 7, 2020

What are the general rules for measuring and recognizing gain or loss by a debt extinguishment with modification?


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Long-term liabilities


Long-term liabilities are obligations that the company needs to pay after at least one year or more. Long term liabilities are otherwise called as l...

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