Municipalities with #PHlgu tag tagcloud


Livelihood context

Economic Activities - #isic6920PH - Accounting, bookkeeping and auditing activities; tax consultancy
Functions of Government - #cofog0112PH - Financial and fiscal affairs (CS)

Description

An accountant is a practitioner of accounting or accountancy, which is the measurement, disclosure or provision of assurance about financial information that helps managers, investors, tax authorities and others make decisions about allocating resources.

In many jurisdictions, professional accounting bodies maintain standards of practice and evaluations for professionals. Accountants who have demonstrated competency through their professional associations' certification exams are certified to use titles such as Chartered Accountant, Chartered Certified Accountant or Certified Public Accountant. Such professionals are granted certain responsibilities by statute, such as the ability to certify an organization's financial statements, and may be held liable for professional misconduct. Non-qualified accountants may be employed by a qualified accountant, or may work independently without statutory privileges and obligations.

Reference in Actor Atlas

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