What does FASB mean in Professional Organizations?

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Financial Accounting Standards Board

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What does FASB mean?

Financial Accounting Standards Board
The Financial Accounting Standards Board is a private, not-for-profit organization whose primary purpose is to develop generally accepted accounting principles within the United States in the public's interest. The Securities and Exchange Commission designated the FASB as the organization responsible for setting accounting standards for public companies in the U.S. It was created in 1973, replacing the Committee on Accounting Procedure and the Accounting Principles Board of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

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