Instructions: (1500 to 2000 words)
What is regulation? How is accounting profession in Australia regulated?
Refer to accounting standard AASB116 – Property Plant & Equipment (website aasb.gov.au)
Explain (in your own words) the main requirements of the standard that Australian companies have to abide by. This should cover objective of the standard, its scope & definition, recognition criteria, measurement criteria, derecognition & disclosure requirements – with reference to ‘’For profit” entities only.
Please make references to clause or sub clause numbers to support your answers.