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Forensic Accounting

Investment property at fair value

If investment property is measured at fair value, can an independent valuation carried out by a valuer in the previous year be used as fair value for the current year.

asked Apr 12 in IAS 40 - Investment Property by anonymous

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Independent valuation is not compulsory but anyway you need to measure the fair value annually. Since independent valuation can be costly, it can be done at a different regularity in practice but you will need to have green light of the auditors.
answered Apr 12 by Tina Level 5 Member (11,560 points)