P8. Intangible assets

The total carrying value was distributed and changed as follows.

SEK in millions

Dec 31, 2015

Dec 31, 2014

 

Accumulated cost

69

69

Accumulated amortization

-61

-58

Carrying value

7

10

of which work in progress

1

2

Carrying value, opening balance

10

13

Investments and operations acquired

0

1

Amortization for the year

-3

-4

Impairment losses for the year

0

Carrying value, closing balance

7

10

No general changes of useful lives were made in 2015. For other useful lives applied, see Notes to consolidated financial statements (corresponding section in Note C2). In the income statement, amortization and impairment losses are, if applicable, included in all expense line items by function as well as in line item Other operating expenses. Accelerated amortization, to the extent allowed by Swedish tax legislation, is recorded as untaxed reserves and appropriations, see this section in Note P6 “Income taxes.”

The carrying value of intangible assets was distributed as follows.

SEK in millions

Dec 31, 2015

Dec 31, 2014

Capitalized development expenses

6

8

Work in progress

1

2

Total carrying value

7

10

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