What is Current Portion of Long-Term Debt (CPLTD)?
The current portion of long-term debt (CPLTD) is the portion of a company's long-term debt payments that are due in less than one year.
How Does Current Portion of Long-Term Debt (CPLTD) Work?
For example, let’s assume that XYZ Company borrows $10,000,000 from Bank ABC. Because the loan is not due for five years, Company XYZ records the portion of the loan that is not due in the next 12 months as a . The part that is due in the next 12 months, however (let’s say it’s $145,000), is the current portion of and is recorded as a .
Why Does Current Portion of Long-Term Debt (CPLTD) Matter?
Although the Financial balance sheet, not all liabilities are required to appear on the balance sheet, which is why analysts must also carefully study the to a company’s .Standards Board, the Securities and Exchange , and other regulatory bodies define how and when a company’s liabilities are reported, and although liabilities make up a significant portion of the