This essential resource provides guidance on accounting for specialized and regulated industries, including insurance, petrochemical, banking/finance, real estate, and entertainment/media. In addition, you will get updated coverage on authoritative GAAP pronouncements.
The GAAP Practice Manual provides hundreds of practical examples to help eliminate guesswork from every aspect of financial statement preparation, from preparing journal entries to drafting disclosures. You will find more than 460 computational guidelines to assist you in the calculation and presentation of financial data in balance sheets, income statements, and other financial statements. Also included are more than 200 abstracts from actual annual reports that illustrate financial presentation and disclosure.
Whether you are at the office or in the field, the Manual's practical organization makes the
information you need on any topic easy to find. It has more than 75 major topic headings to ensure that
you will quickly find the answer to any GAAP question. For each topic, the Manual gives you: