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=== Accounting by Type ===
*[[Financial Accounting]] - Focused on the creation of standardised financial statements that can be used by a variety of decision makers.
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*[[Financial Accounting]] - Focused on the creation and application of accounting principles that are generally accepted for business enterprises, not-for-profit organizations, and governmental entities.
*[[Cost Accounting]] - tracks and analyses the cost of products and activities engaged in by a company or other entity.
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*[[Cost Accounting or Managerial Accounting]] - tracks and analyses the cost of products and activities engaged in by a company or other entity. Primarily for internal use.
*[[Managerial Accounting]] - Focuses on information to be used by management and other insider to manage what a company will do.
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*[[Tax and Regulation]] - Refer to the knowledge of taxation, ethics, professional and legal responsibilities, and business law.
*[[Tax Accounting]] - Handle tax compliance issues.
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Accounting

Accounting is the process by which financial information about a business is recorded, classified, summarized, interpreted, and communicated to person who require that information.

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Accounting by Type

  • Financial Accounting - Focused on the creation and application of accounting principles that are generally accepted for business enterprises, not-for-profit organizations, and governmental entities.
  • Cost Accounting or Managerial Accounting - tracks and analyses the cost of products and activities engaged in by a company or other entity. Primarily for internal use.
  • Tax and Regulation - Refer to the knowledge of taxation, ethics, professional and legal responsibilities, and business law.


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