IFRS and US GAAP authorised CMUCPP automatically maintains the constant purchasing power of constant real value non-monetary items (e.g. capital, all items in shareholders´ equity, provisions, salaries, wages, pensions, taxes, trade debtors/creditors, etc) only when updated in terms of the Daily CPI during low and high inflation, hyperinflation and deflation - ceteris paribus. European Accounting Association: "Capital maintenance is a competing objective of financial reporting."
PricewaterhouseCoopers and the IASB do not understand
that IAS 29 is a failed attempt
at implementing Capital Maintenance in Units of Constant Purchasing Power
during hyperinflation because
(1)they do not understand the concept of
financial capital maintenance in units of constant purchasing power
(proof: they do not understand
(a) that (and why) a daily index instead of a monthly
published index needs to be used and
(b) they do not understand that the IFRS-authorized
statement in the Conceptual Framework (2010), Par. 4.59 (a) that ‘Financial capital maintenance can be
measured in units of constant purchasing power’ means that non-monetary
items are split in two: variable real value non-monetary items and constant real
value non-monetary items)
(2) they mistakenly believe that by simply “restating”
HC or CC financial statements in a
measuring unit that is current at the balance sheet date will stop making
these financial statements misleading since that is what they believe is the
objective of IAS 29.They are duped by
their blind believe in the meaningless “restatement” dogma. They are clueless
about Capital Maintenance in Units of Constant Purchasing Power authorized in IFRS in 1989.
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