Cost Accounting

Business / Accounting / Cost Accounting: An area of management accounting which deals with the costs of a business in terms of enabling the management to manage the business more effectively.

Other Words for Cost

Cost Verb Synonyms: price, outlay, payment, charge, expense, expenditure, rate, tariff
Cost Noun Synonyms: sell for, get, fetch, bring in, set (someone) back
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Management Accounting

Business / Accounting / Management Accounting: The area of accounting concerned with providing internal financial reports to assist management in making decisions. MORE

Incremental Cost Of Capital

Business / Finance / Incremental Cost Of Capital: Difference between the firm's cash flows with and without a project. MORE

Incremental Costs And Benefits

Business / Finance / Incremental Costs And Benefits: Average cost applicable to the issue of each additional unit of debt and equity. MORE

Indirect Costs

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Indirect Costs: Expenses, such as fringe benefits, overhead, utilities, rent or equipment, that have been incurred for the purpose of common general activities and cannot be identified or charged directly to the prod MORE

Historical Cost

Business / Accounting / Historical Cost: The dollar amount originally exchanged in an arm's-length transaction: an amount assumed to reflect the fair market value of an item at the transaction date. MORE

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

Business / Accounting / Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP): Authoritative guidelines that define accounting practice at a particular time. MORE

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