Internal control over financial reporting, Financial Accounting

Q. Internal Control Over Financial Reporting?

Internal Control Over Financial Reporting - A process designed by, or under supervision of company's principal executive and principal financial officers or persons performing similar functions and effected by company's board of directors, management as well as other personnel, to provide reasonable assurance regarding reliability of financial reporting and preparation of financial statements for external purposes in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and includes those policies and procedures that:

1. Pertain to maintenance of records which accurately and fairly reflect transactions and dispositions of the assets of the company.

2. Provide reasonable assurance that transactions are recorded as essential to permit preparation of financial statements in accordance with GAAP and that expenditures and receipts are being made only in accordance with authorizations of management and directors of company.

3. Provide reasonable assurance regarding prevention or timely detection of unauthorized acquisition, use or disposition of company's assets which could have a material effect on the financial statements.

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