2021 US GAAP Financial and SEC Reporting Taxonomies

The 2020 GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy contains updates for accounting standards and other recommended improvements, including an initial set of Data Quality Committee Rules.


SEC Announces FASB Public Review of XBRL US Data Quality (DQC) Rules Taxonomy

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced that the FASB has issued a proposed XBRL US Data Quality Committee (DQC) Rules Taxonomy, along with a Technical Guide on the US GAAP Taxonomy and the DQC Rules Taxonomy. Read the SEC announcement Visit the Taxonomy Read the FASB Technical Guide


FASB Taxonomy – Call for Comment on DQC Rules Taxonomy

Wednesday, October 27, 2020 - Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Proposed Taxonomy Improvements Comment Period hosted by FASB
Proposed DQCRT Taxonomy & Technical Guides

FASB Staff Issues Proposed XBRL US DQC Rules Taxonomy and Accompanying Technical Guide The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) staff recently issued for comment the following:  Proposed XBRL US DQC Rules Taxonomy (DQCRT)  Proposed Technical Guide Proposed SEC Reporting Taxonomy (SRT) Technical Guide The comment period on the proposed DQCRT and the proposed accompanying Technical […more]


FASB Holds Public Review for Technical Improvements for the 2021 SEC Reporting Taxonomy

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) published proposed technical improvements for the 2021 SEC Reporting Taxonomy in a set of Release Notes for a review and comment period that ends November 2, 2020. Interested parties may provide comments on the proposed technical and other conforming improvements by emailing their comments to xbrl@fasb.org or by sending […more]


FASB 2021 SEC Reporting Taxonomy – Call for Comment

Tuesday, September 1 - Monday, November 2, 2020
Proposed Taxonomy Improvements Comment Period hosted by FASB
Release Notes (PDF)

Process Improvement Effective January 1, 2018, proposed Taxonomy Improvements to this Accounting Standards Update will have a formal comment period concurrent with the issuance of the Accounting Standards Update. This replaces the past practice of an annual 60-day comment period on the entire Taxonomy. FASB Staff Issues Proposed Technical and Other Conforming Improvements for the […more]


FASB Publishes Extensible Enumerations 2.0 Impact on Providers & Software

To aid service providers and XBRL software providers, the FASB published Extensible Enumerations 2.0 Implementation Impact on Service Providers and XBRL Creation Software – Are You Ready? which addresses the implementation of Extensible Enumerations 2.0 in the 2021 US GAAP Taxonomy. Read the impact study.  


FASB Publishes Draft Guide on Extensible Lists

The FASB published a Proposed Taxonomy Implementation Guide, Extensible Lists: A Guide for Preparers, for a public comment period ending on September 21, 2020. The guide explains XBRL extensible lists which allow for the definition of concepts from a predefined list of values. The FASB is seeking comment from users on definitions for glossary terms […more]


FASB Taxonomy – Call for Comments

Monday, July 27 - Monday, September 21, 2020
Proposed Taxonomy Implementation Guide & Improvements Comment Period hosted by FASB
Extensible Lists: A Guide for Preparers (Due 9/21)

FASB Staff Issues for Comment Proposed Taxonomy Implementation Guide on Extensible Lists and Proposed Taxonomy Improvements for a Proposed Accounting Standards Update, Financial Services—Insurance (Topic 944): Effective Date and Early Application and Other Taxonomy Implementation Guides as Final The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) staff recently issued for comment the following:  Proposed Taxonomy Implementation Guide, […more]


FASB Publishes US GAAP Taxonomy Q&A on COVID-19 Disclosures

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) published a new Q&A that covers applying the US GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy on disclosures related to effects of COVID-19. Topic areas covered include: Income taxes Payroll taxes Loans Grants Pensions Overall discussion of the COVID-19 pandemic.   Read the Q&A.


SEC on Availability of FASB Implementation Guides

The SEC announced the availability of FASB Implementation Guides covering the following topics: Accounting Changes Financing Receivable and Current Expected Credit Loss Disclosures Insurance—Long-Duration Contracts Leases under Topic 842 Retirement Benefits—Phase 3 Revenue from Contracts with Customers (Including Statement Presentation of Revenue and Cost of Revenue) Read the announcement. Access the guides.