Assess Accounting Methods for a Lease

Assess Accounting Methods for a Lease

Week 5 – Assignment: Assess Accounting Methods for a Lease

Due October 14 at 11:59 PM

In order to become more familiar with the issues involved, answer the questions in Cases 13-1 and 13-2 in Chapter 13 in which you will evaluate the different methods used in accounting for leases. Submit your work in the form of a paper.
Support your paper with a minimum of five (5) scholarly resources. In addition to these specified resources, other appropriate scholarly resources, including older articles, may be included.
Length: 5-7 pages not including title and reference pages
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts that are presented in the course and provide new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards where appropriate. Be sure to adhere to Northcentral University’s Academic Integrity Policy.

External Resource (S): Books and Resources for this Week
1. Financial Accounting Theory and Analysis: Text Readings and Cases
Schroeder, R. G., Clark, M. W., & Cathey, J. M. Financial accounting theory and analysis: Text readings and cases. Hoboken, NJ John Wiley & Sons.
Read Chapters 12, 13, and 14

2. Anonymous. (2012, May). All leases aren’t created equal.

3. A Perspective on the Joint IASB/FASB Exposure Draft on Accounting for Leases
Biondi, Y., Bloomfield, R. J., Glover, J. C., Jamal, K., Ohlson, J. A., Penman, S. H., Tsujiyama, E., & Wilks, T. J. (2011, December)…

Supplemental (External) Resource
NB: PLEASE BE SURE TO USE THESE RESOURCES (FIRST) ABOVE, IN ADDITION TO OTHERS YOU MAY FIND IMPORTANT