Define: Matching

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Matching

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Expenses are matched against revenues in the period they are incurred (see also accruals basis).

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Matching. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. November 16, 2019
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This glossary post was last updated: 23rd December 2018.