Accounting Acronyms

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Accounting Acronyms
2015-06-03 10:28:40
accounting acronyms

Common acronyms used in accounting
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  1. GAAP
    Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  2. SEC
    Securities Exchange Commission
  3. AICPA
    American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  4. FASB
    Financial Accounting Standards Board
  5. CAP
    Committee on Accounting Procedure
  6. ARB
    Accounting Research Bulletin
  7. APB
    Accounting Principles Board
  8. AcSEC
    Accounting Standards Executive Committee
  9. FASAC
    Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council
  10. FAF
    Financial Accounting Foundation
  11. ASU
    Accounting Standards Update
  12. ITAC
    Investors Technical Advisory Committee
  13. NAC
    Not-for-Profit Advisor Committee
  14. VRG
    Valuation Resource Group
  15. PCFRC
    Private Company Financial Reporting Committee
  16. EITF
    Emerging Issues Task Force
  17. The Codification (what is the official name?)
    Financial Accounting Standards Board Accounting Standards Codification
  18. CRS
    Codification Research System
  19. GASB
    Government Accounting Standards Board
  20. AAA
    American Accounting Association
  21. GARS
    Governmental Accounting Research System
  22. IASB
    International Accounting Standards Board
  23. SOX
    Sarbanes-Oxley Act
  24. PCAOB
    Public Company Accounting Oversight Board
  25. XBRL
    eXtensible Business Reporting Language
  26. IFRS
    International Financial Reporting Standards