accounting standard

an authoritative statement of how particular types of Transaction and other events should be reflected in financial statements. compliance with accounting standards will normally be necessary for financial statements to give a true and fair view.

(Note These principles are recommended by the Accounting Standards Board in the United Kingdom or by the FASB in the United States.)
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European Financial Reporting Advisory Group
Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants
International Accounting Standards Committee
benchmark accounting policy
Accounting Standards Committee
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