Items tagged with "AssetsBySegmentAxis"

1.3 Axis Selection

Issued: 7/26/13

Impact: All US GAAP

Company Extension Taxonomy

1.3.1 Use of the Segment Axis

Issue The taxonomy has a number of axis elements that were created to support members that represent a company’s operating or geographical reporting segments.  However, companies have created extension items to represent segments, used qualified segment axis for broad reporting purposes, or used inappropriate members on segments. The following discusses the different problems associated with […more]