Define: Management Accounting

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Definition: Management Accounting

Quick Summary of Management Accounting

Reporting accounting information within a business, for management use only.


Synonyms For Management Accounting

managerial accounting, management accounts, cost accounting, analytical accounting, analytical accounts

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Management Accounting. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. April 09, 2020
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Management Accounting. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: April 09, 2020).
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Management Accounting are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 7th January, 2020