ACCOUNTING ESTIMATE Definition

Bookmark and Share

ACCOUNTING ESTIMATE is an approximation of a financial statement element. Estimates are included in historical financial statements because some amounts are
uncertain pending outcome of future events and relevant data about events that have occurred cannot be accumulated on a timely, cost-effective basis.

Learn new Accounting Terms

OWNED RECEIVABLES is receivables carried on the balance sheet of the institution. See MANAGED RECEIVABLES.

MANUFACTURING CONCERN is an entity that derives its products for sale, thereby revenue, through the direct manufacture of those products.

Suggest a Term

Enter Search Term

Enter a term, then click the entry you would like to view.