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FRS 104 Interim Financial Reporting

Which version of the standard?

Guidance on the effective version of FRS 104 for different annual periods along with notes on amendments and early adoption are available exclusively to Financial Reporting Faculty members – log in or find out how to join the faculty.

For annual periods from 1 January 2019

For annual periods before 1 January 2019

See the FRC's website for a full list of standards in issue and earlier publications, including previous versions of FRS 104, amendments and guidance.

Summary and timeline

Our FRS 104 summary and timeline tells you who is eligible apply the standard – alongside a synopsis, any current proposals and a timeline of FRC updates relating to the standard.

ICAEW guides and support

Helpsheets and factsheets

The UK financial reporting regime
Financial Reporting Faculty, July 2019
This factsheet provides an overview of the UK financial reporting regime that came into effect on 1 January 2015, with further changes for small and micro-entities for 2016.

Annual factsheets

These exclusive factsheets, produced annually by the Financial Reporting Faculty for its members, highlight all new and modified requirements for preparers of UK GAAP accounts. Each annual edition focuses primarily on new requirements with mandatory application for preparers with periods beginning on or after 1 January of that year.

2021 UK GAAP Accounts
Financial Reporting Faculty, June 2021

2020 UK GAAP Accounts
Financial Reporting Faculty, updated July 2021

2019 UK GAAP Accounts
Financial Reporting Faculty, December 2020 

Bloomsbury Core Accounting and Tax Service

Eligible firms have free access to Bloomsbury Professional's comprehensive online library, comprising more than 60 titles from some of the country's leading tax and accounting subject matter experts. Find out who is eligible and how you can access the Core Accounting and Tax Service.

The Companies Act 2006 and UK Generally Accepted Accounting Practice
Steve Collings, Bloomsbury Professional (2021)
A chapter introducing the structure of UK GAAP - part of a one-stop-shop guide by Steve Collings on all aspects of UK auditing standards and new UK GAAP accounting standards. The chapter includes a section on FRS 104. 

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FRS 104 – Interim financial reporting
EY, UK GAAP 2019: Application of FRS 100–104 in the UK (2019)
Fully updated guide focusing on each area of the financial statement in detail with illustrative examples. This chapter covers the form and content of interim financial reports under FRS 104, disclosures in condensed financial statements, materiality, recognition and measurement with examples, use of estimates, and first-time presentation. 

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Further reading

Manuals and handbooks

The ICAEW Library stocks the latest UK GAAP handbooks and manuals. You can browse all our books on FRS 104 or request any of the following popular titles by contacting us on +44 (0)20 7920 8620, by web chat, or at library@icaew.com

Manual of accounting: UK GAAP
PwC, Lexis Nexis, 2019
Practical guide with worked examples explaining the requirements of FRS 100, FRS 101, FRS 102, FRS 103, FRS 104 and FRS 105. This edition has been updated for changes from the triennial review issued in December 2017.

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