Adopters and reviewers praise Intermediate Accounting, 4e, by Spiceland/Sepe/Tomassini for its superior readability, strong supplements package/learning system, good EOC, real-world flavor, consistent quality; and high student engagement. SST 4e will gain support in both traditional and progressive accounting departments, especially those looking for a more concise, decision-making text that reinforces challenging concepts. At 1250 pages (200 pages shorter than the market leader), SST 4e has not sacrificed content for pages. Instead, the authors have created a flexible text with a student friendly writing style that focuses on explaining not only how to apply a procedure, but why it’s applied. SST 4e is built around a “Learning System” designed to prepare students for the new CPA exam and the business world, by emphasizing decision making. Acknowledging the diversity of students and their learning styles, the authors have created a clear text and varied supplemental materials to aid the success of every student. SST 4e also provides a flexible and consistent supplemental package for instructors.
Table of Contents
Contents in Brief Financial Instruments and Liabilities 13 Current Liabilities and Contingencies 14 Bonds and Long-Term Notes 15 Leases 16 Accounting for Income Taxes 17 Pensions and Other Postretirement Benefits 18 Shareholders' Equity Additional Financial Reporting Issues 19 Share-Based Compensation and Earnings Per Share 20 Accounting Changes and Error Corrections 21 The Statement of Cash Flows Revisited Appendix A: Derivatives Appendix B: FedEx Financial Statements Glossary Photo Credits Index Present and Future Value Tables