1 (CON1)--issued by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) in 1978--that forms the underpinning for FASB's Conceptual Framework (CF), reads: "Financial reporting is not an end in itself, but is intended to provide information that is useful in making business and economic decisions.
What does FAS stand for?
FAS stands for Financial Accounting Standards
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- Fille a Suivre (French women's fashion)
- Final Approach Surface
- Final Assembly Schedule
- Finance and Applied Statistics (various schools)
- Financial Accounting Services (various organizations)
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New accounting standards released last summer by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) are significantly changing the way not-for-profit organizations account for charitable contributions.
Ott, president of Chemical Financial Corporation (NASDAQ-NMS: CHFC), stated that the corporation will adopt in the first quarter of 1993, two new accounting standards, Financial Accounting Standards Board Statements 109 and 106, mandated by the Financial Accounting Standards Board, which together will result in a first-quarter after-tax gain of approximately $2 million, or $0.
Hanna Company (NYSE/MSE: MAH) announced today that it will adopt retroactively to the beginning of 1992 two non-cash accounting changes mandated by the Financial Accounting Standards Board.
The FAF is responsible for the oversight, administration, and finances of the GASB and the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and selecting their members.
2005 CONFERENCE November 17-18, 2005 Hilton New York Hotel * NYC Featured Speakers Lou Dobbs Anchor and Managing Editor CNN's "Lou Dobbs Tonight" [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] William McDonough Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Public Company Accounting Oversight Board [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Robert Herz Chairman Financial Accounting Standards Board [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Donald Nicolaisen Chief Accountant U.
FASB Accounting Standards--Current Text Financial Accounting Standards Board This two-volume set includes current accounting standards through FAS 145.
The Financial Accounting Standards Board requires all U.