The United States Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) do not always see eye-to-eye. They are in complete agreement, however, on the two major – and quite distinct – functions of business accounting:
  1. (1)

    stewardship reporting on “the custody and safekeeping” of resources; and

  2. (2)

    performance reporting on “their efficient and profitable use”.1



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