What do you feel are some of the issues that could arise from these types of situations?

Discussion Topic: Testing the Value of an AssetCompanies are often faced with the aspect of having to test the value of an asset on their books to see if it has been impaired.The company uses one of two values in the testing that is compared to the book value of the asset. One of those values is the present value of the future cash flows and the other is the value of the asset on the open market. Both of these values involve estimations as to the true value of the asset.Question: What do you feel are some of the issues that could arise from these types of situations? Why do you feel they are issues? Historical cost is very reliable, but it is relevant?  So, how much comfort do we need before we should use FMV, as it is not as reliable.Provide specific details to support your opinion in your response. No plagiarism students! Use one or more of the articles attached plus outside credible sources.