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Financial Accounting: U.S. Standards

How to find accounting standards and articles in accounting journals and periodicals

CCH Tax Research and GAAP

You can also view the U.S. Master GAAP Guide published by CCF/Kluwer in the CCH Tax Research Database. The authors of this guide are Gesseck and Gramling.  Log-into the databases , then follw these steps:

  • Select Federal Tax
  • Select Federal Tax Editorial Content
  • Select Quick Answers
  • Select U.S. Master GAAP Guide

You can search within the guide or browse by opening up each chapter and sub-chapter of the guide.

Accountant's Bookshelf

 List of standards and restatements in the Cheng Library.

FASB Codification

You can register to view the FASB Codification online. Go to http://asc.fasb.org to register for this free access to the Codification/Basic View. Once registered, use the online tutorial to find an overview of the Codification, its organization and search tips. The Codification website also includes a master glossary.

Auditing Standards