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Post-employment Benefits

Defined benefit plans

 Defined benefit plans


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On 16 June 2011 the IASB issued IAS 19 Employee Benefits, which is effective from 1 January 2013. These amendments finalise proposals in the exposure draft Defined Benefit Plans, published in April 2010. 

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Project news

22 September 2011 View the amendments made to IAS 19 Employee Benefits in June 2011 as a mark-up

27 June 2011 Listen to the webcast on improvements to the accounting for post-employment benefits

16 June 2011 Amendments to IAS 19 Employee Benefits issued - click here for more information.

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Discussions of this project have finished. This project is now complete.


Page last updated: 22 September 20

Related information


Read the June 2011 project summary and feedback statement on IAS 19

Webcast on improvements to IAS 19, 27 June 2011:
Morning Session 
             - Afternoon Session

Click here to listen to a podcast introducing IAS 19 Employee Benefits

View the amendments made to IAS 19 Employee Benefits in June 2011 as a mark-up

Project contact

Manuel Kapsis
Assistant Technical Manager
email: mkapsis@ifrs.org

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