The Ultimate Accountants' Reference: Including GAAP, IRS & SEC Regulations, Leases, and More, 2nd Edition
Part One: Overview of Accounting and Its Role in the Organization.
2 The Role of Accounting.
3 The Corporate Structure.
Part Two: Accounting Rules and Regulations.
4 Standard-Setting Organizations.
5 Accounting Standards.
6 The Securities and Exchange Commission.
7 Laws Impacting Accounting.
Part Three: Accounting Reports.
8 The Balance Sheet and Statement of Stockholders’ Equity.
9 The Income Statement.
10 The Statement of Cash Flows.
12 Internal Management Reports.
13 Foreign Currency Translation.
14 Cash, Prepaid Expenses, and Investments.
Part Four: Elements of the Balance Sheet and Income Statement.
16 Accounts Receivable.
17 Fixed Assets.
18 Current Liabilities and Contingencies.
21 Stock Options.
23 Research and Development.
Part Five: Accounting Management.
25 Earnings per Share.
26 Segment Reporting.
27 Interim Reporting.
28 Accounting Changes and Correction of Errors.
29 Not-for-Profit Accounting.
30 Best Practices.
32 Closing the Books.
33 Control Systems.
34 Cost Accounting.
35 Financial Analysis.
36 Management Information Systems.
37 Records Management.
Part Six: Financial Management.
38 Customer Credit.
40 Cash Management.
41 Risk Management.
Part Seven: Other Accounting Topics.
42 Mergers and Acquisitions.
43 The Initial Public Offering.
A The Chart of Accounts.
B Journal Entries.
C Interest Tables.
E Dictionary of Accounting Terms.
F Due Diligence Checklist.