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What two criteria must be met before a loss contingency is reported in a company’s financial statements?

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Identify the two criteria that must be met before a loss on contingency is reported in a company’s financial statements.

Explanation

Contingent liability:

This is an uncertain obligation which might be incurred on a future date as a result of any past transaction. So, the companies should provide provision for such uncertain liabilities in the financial statements.

Before a loss on contingency is reported by the company on its financial...

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