Table Linkbase can help regulators come up with an XBRL Taxonomy which is one step closer to being used by filers. It helps create tabular structure for XBRL data reported. Read to find out how Table Linkbase can ease your XBRL reporting.
By Trevor Pyman
More often than not, poor quality of XBRL report is attributed to the wrong selection of 'Period Type' by filers. 'Period Type' in XBRL distinguishes reported items as 'across a period of time' from 'as in a point in time'. Find tips to help you select the right 'Period Type'
With the use of Formula Linkbase in Taxonomy Building, validations and rules can also be built apart from basic arithmatic checks. This can help to get cleaner and better XBRL quality. Read here to know more.