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February 12, 2013 FASB Board Meeting


Consequential Amendments for Licenses of Internal-Use Software

The Board decided to remove the guidance in paragraph 350-40-25-16, which requires entities to analogize to Topic 840 on leases when determining the asset acquired in a software licensing agreement.