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IFRIC 10 — Interim Financial Reporting and Impairment

Effective date:

First effective as Canadian GAAP under Part I for interim and annual financial statements relating to fiscal years beginning on or after January 1, 2011.  Earlier application of Part I was permitted.

Published by the IASB:

July 2006

Included in Part I of CPA Canada Handbook:

January 2010


The Interpretation addresses the interaction between the requirements of IAS 34 Interim Financial Reporting and the recognition of impairment losses on goodwill in IAS 36 Impairment of Assets and certain financial assets in IAS 39 Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement, and the effect of that interaction on subsequent interim and annual financial statements.

History of IFRIC 10

The following table shows the history of this standard subsequent to the adoption of IFRS in Canada.




Included in Part I of the CPA Canada Handbook2

January 2010

Part I of the CPA Canada Handbook issued

Effective for interim and annual financial statements relating to fiscal years beginning on or after January 1, 2011. Earlier application is permitted.

January 2010


  1.  For further details of relevant developments prior to this, please refer to our Deloitte Global section.
  2. Newly issued, amended or revised IFRSs are part of Canadian GAAP only after they are approved by the Accounting Standards Board in accordance with its due process.
The above summary does not include details of consequential amendments made as the result of other projects.

Correction list for hyphenation

These words serve as exceptions. Once entered, they are only hyphenated at the specified hyphenation points. Each word should be on a separate line.