financial statement

(redirected from Financial report)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Financial.
Related to Financial report: Annual report
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.financial statement - a document showing credits and debitsfinancial statement - a document showing credits and debits
commercial document, commercial instrument - a document of or relating to commerce
bank statement - a periodic statement prepared by a bank for each client; "I wish my bank statement arrived earlier in the month"
invoice, bill, account - an itemized statement of money owed for goods shipped or services rendered; "he paid his bill and left"; "send me an account of what I owe"
account statement, accounting, account - a statement of recent transactions and the resulting balance; "they send me an accounting every month"
earnings report, income statement, operating statement, profit-and-loss statement - a financial statement that gives operating results for a specific period
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
District 214 earned the Certificate of Excellence for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the fiscal year ending 2017.
The Port of Bellingham's Board of Commissioners presented its accounting department with a financial reporting award at its regular meeting on March 3-The department was honored with a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its comprehensive annual financial report.
We have audited the summarised financial report of the Australian Conservation Foundation for the year ended 30 June 2000 as set out on pages 5 and 6 in accordance with the Australian Auditing Standards.
The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to Batavia Park District by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its comprehensive annual financial report.
The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to Batavia Park District by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its comprehensive annual financial report. The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management.
XBRL allows companies preparing the financial report to control how information is communicated to financial institutions, analysts and the market.
The report also noted that although private company financial statement preparers sometimes use GAAP exceptions and other bases of accounting, such usage is not always appropriate-even when there is no current alternative--because it erodes GAAP's consistency while failing to truly satisfy private company financial report users.
* An XBRL-compliant "taxonomy" for tagging the content of a given financial report.
The omission or misstatement of an item in a financial report is material if, in the light of the surrounding circumstances, the magnitude of the item is such that it is probable that the judgment of a reasonable person relying upon the report would have been changed or influenced by the inclusion of correction of the item."
If you have managerial responsibility for the preparation of external financial reports, you'll benefit from being a regular reader of this column.

Full browser ?