|University||Dublin Business School (DBS)|
International Accounting Standard (IAS) 16 Property Plant & Equipment and IAS 38 Intangible Assets both deal with Non- Current Assets in the Financial Statements.
Question 1: Requirement:
(a) Explain the objectives of IAS 16 Property Plant & Equipment including the recognition, measurement, and disclosure requirements of the standard.
(b) IAS 38 prescribes the accounting treatment for research and development, Define research and development, and explain the accounting treatment of both.