management accounting

The maintenance, analysis, and reporting of *accounting information related to an organization’s costs, revenues, and activities. Management accounting, in contrast to *financial accounting, tends to focus on accounting records for an organization’s internal use. Management accounting provides information to an organization’s *management for control, planning, and decision-making purposes.

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