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STANDARD COSTING is a control method involving the preparation of detailed cost and sales budgets. Such budgets are then compared with the actual results for a specific account period and any significant variances between the actual and the budgeted results are investigated. Unexpected trends are corrected if they are not acceptable or they cannot be accommodated.

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STATUTORY CONSOLIDATION is a merger where a new corporate entity is created from the two merging entities; the two merging entities then cease to exist. See also STATUTORY MERGER.

COMPLIANCE is following applicable internal control procedures, rules, or laws.

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