Under the requirements of SFAS 158, a company with a defined benefit pension plan must disclose in the notes to its financial statements
- A reconciliation of the vested and nonvested benefit obligation of its pension plan with the accumulated benefit obligation.
- A reconciliation of the accrued or prepaid pension cost reported in its balance sheet with the pension expense reported in its income statement.
- A reconciliation of the accumulated benefit obligation of its pension plan with its projected benefit obligation.
- The funded status of its pension plan and the amounts recognized in the balance sheet showing separately the noncurrent assets, current liabilities, and noncurrent liabilities reported.