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a statement of causes or motives

a precise list of fees or charges

a feeling of deference, approval, and liking

a measure of those qualities that determine merit, desirability, usefulness, or importance

the quality of being suitable or adaptable to an end

to look upon in a particular way

account for: to offer reasons for or a cause of

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a formal contractual relationship established to provide for regular banking or brokerage or business services

a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.

grounds

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importance or value

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the quality of taking advantage

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be the sole or primary factor in the existence, acquisition, supply, or disposal of something

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keep an account of

to give an account or representation of in words

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furnish a justifying analysis or explanation

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Alternatively, taxpayers that are dealers in securities only because of dealings in nonfinancial customer paper and wanting to discontinue use of the mark-to-market method of accounting for all securities (including nonfinancial customer paper) may do so automatically under the general automatic change procedures of Rev.
The real fight in Gimbel Brothers was over the scope of the taxpayer's method of accounting for charge accounts.
Still, using the partial-effectiveness method would simplify and broaden the current rules by eliminating the often-troublesome continuing high-correlation requirement of SFAS 80 and would permit hedge accounting for cross-currency hedges.
As the ED on accounting for debt and equity securities points out, market-value accounting actually is less volatile in the period in which the gains and losses are realized than it is to recognize all realized gain or loss in one period.
Accounting for the leases of these 24 communities as capital leases would result in approximately $1 million of additional property-related expense that is not included in the above summary.
FASB issued the original ED, Accounting for Certain Liabilities Related to Closure or Removal of Long-Lived Assets, in February 1996.
However, the proposal would virtually eliminate the use of LOCOM (lower of cost or market value) accounting for marketable securities and would reduce the number and amount of debt securities that financial institutions and other entities can include in their investment category.
In an effort to standardize the accounting for all derivative instruments, the standard requires recognition on the balance sheet at fair value of previously unrecognized derivative instruments, such as interest rate swaps used to hedge historical-cost-based assets and liabilities accounted for using accrual accounting, a step that many non-CPAs find inconsistent and illogical when compared to current practice.
The agreement gives Ontario's schools access to all current versions and upgrades of Simply Accounting for the next two years.
The FASAB issued an exposure draft titled Accounting for Social Insurance in early 1998.
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2, which prescribed the method of accounting for the investment tax credit.
The FASB standardizes accounting for certain NPO investments.
This month's column summarizes the consensuses reached on accounting for tax benefits resulting from investments in affordable housing project.
43 allows the company to "accomplish, in its books of account, substantially what might be accomplished in a reorganization by legal proceedings--that is, elimination of a deficit in retained earnings and establishment of a new basis of accounting for its assets and liabilities.