IFRS 15: Accounting For Gift Cards

IFRS 15: Accounting For Gift Cards

Course Overview: Demystifying IFRS 15 - Accounting for Gift Cards

Welcome to this specialized course that provides comprehensive insights into the accounting treatment of gift cards under IFRS 15, the International Financial Reporting Standard for Revenue from Contracts with Customers. This course is designed for finance professionals, accountants, and business leaders seeking to understand the nuances of accounting for gift cards and their impact on financial reporting.

Key Course Components:

  1. Introduction to IFRS 15: We begin with an introduction to IFRS 15, highlighting its core principles and objectives, and its role in standardizing revenue recognition practices.

  2. The Significance of Gift Cards: The course explores the importance of gift cards in modern commerce and their impact on revenue recognition. Understand the financial and compliance aspects of correctly accounting for gift cards.

  3. Gift Card Accounting Principles: We delve into the accounting principles and standards that apply to gift cards under IFRS 15. Learn how to treat gift cards in financial statements and ensure compliance.

  4. Measurement and Allocation: The course provides guidance on how to measure and allocate revenue related to gift cards accurately. Understand the calculations involved and their impact on financial statements.

  5. Disclosure Requirements: We discuss the disclosure requirements related to gift cards. Learn how to transparently communicate this information in financial statements.

  6. Real-Life Scenarios: Real-world case studies and practical examples illustrate the application of IFRS 15 in the context of gift card transactions.

Why It Matters:

Accounting for gift cards is essential for financial transparency, regulatory compliance, and accurate financial statements. Properly recognizing and reporting gift card transactions is crucial for businesses in various industries.

Course Benefits:

By the end of this course, you'll have the knowledge and tools needed to confidently account for gift cards under IFRS 15. Whether you're an accountant, financial analyst, or business professional involved in financial reporting, this course empowers you to navigate the complexities of gift card accounting.


Join us as we demystify the intricacies of accounting for gift cards under IFRS 15. This course offers a practical and comprehensive guide to understanding, implementing, and complying with these critical accounting principles.

Watch the full course to embark on your journey to mastery of IFRS 15: Accounting for Gift Cards and enhance your expertise in the dynamic field of financial reporting.

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IFRS Accounting
    • Introduction
    • IFRS Guidlines | Accounting For Gift Cards
    • Decision Tree
    • Example