Wiley GAAP 2012: Interpretation and Application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

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John Wiley & Sons, Sep 26, 2011 - Study Aids - 1344 pages
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The most practical, authoritative guide to GAAP – now made even more useful: your purchase of Wiley GAAP 2012 includes a free ePDF of the entire book!

Wiley GAAP 2012 contains complete coverage of all levels of GAAP, indexed to the ASC. Wiley GAAP renders GAAP more understandable and accessible for research, and has been designed to reduce the amount of time and effort needed to solve accounting research issues. Providing interpretive guidance and a wealth of real-world, content-rich examples and illustrations, this invaluable guide offers clear, user-friendly guidance on every pronouncement including FASB Technical Bulletins, AcSEC Practice Bulletins, FASB Implementation Guides, AICPA Statements of Position, and AICPA Accounting Interpretations.

  • Offers insight into the application of complex financial reporting rules
  • Contains detailed index for easy reference use
  • Includes a comprehensive cross-reference of accounting topics to the FASB codification system
  • Other titles by Bragg: Wiley Practitioner's Guide to GAAS 2012

With easy-to-access information, this practicable and reliable resource offers complete coverage of the entire GAAP hierarchy. And see inside the book for full details on how to download the entire book as a free ePDF, for quick searching and checking on your computer wherever you are!


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Statement of Financial Position
Statements of Income and Comprehensive Income
Interim Reporting
ShortTerm Investments and Financial
Revenue RecognitionEvolving Principles
Perspective and Issues
Income Taxes
Statement of Cash Flows
Pensions and Other Postretirement Benefits
Stockholders Equity
Earnings Per Share
Service Revenues
Perspective and Issues
Foreign Currency

Perspective and Issues
Perspective and Issues
LongLived Assets
Business Combinations and Consolidated
Current Liabilities and Contingencies
LongTerm Liabilities
Research and Development
LongTerm Investments
Exchange Rates
Concepts Rules and Examples
Specialized Industry GAAP
Accounting Policies Changes and Restatements
Concepts Rules and Examples
Fair Value
Cash Receivables and Prepaid Expenses

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About the author (2011)

Steven Bragg, CPA, (Centennial, CO), has been the chief financial officer or controller of four companies, as well as a consulting manager at Ernst & Young and auditor at Deloitte & Touche. He has published over 30 books through John Wiley & Sons. Among his most prominent titles are Accounting Best Practices, 6th edition, Controllership: The Role of the Managerial Accountant , and Wiley Practitioner's Guide to GAAS annual.

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