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James M. Wahlen + 2 others
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If a company determines that a provision has a 51 % chance of occurring, would it be required to accrue the provision under IFRS? Under U.S. GAAP? Explain your answer.

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Explain whether the given provision of 51% would be accruing under IFRS or U.S. GAAP.

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Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP): Generally Accepted Accounting Principles are the generally followed rules, concepts and principles which are used for the presentation of the financial information of a business organization.

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS):  International Financial Reporting Standards is a set of accounting standards which are developed by independent (Non-profit) organization called as International Accounting Standards Board (IASB). It is universally accepted set of standards which states the rules and practice for accounting practice...

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