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Accounting : Authoritative Sources

Whether you are looking for articles on an accounting topic, conducting tax research, or seeking official accounting pronouncements & standards, this guide will direct you to appropriate sources.

Checkpoint's Authoritative Accounting Resources

Checkpoint database defaults to the "Federal" Tax section, so be sure to use the drop down menu in the upper left part of the screen to navigate to "Accounting" and other sections. Checkpoint is also available from the Database A to Z List on the Libraries' home page
  • Accounting, Auditing & Corporate Finance in Checkpoint - Find accounting pronouncements by selecting this menu item from the drop down menu.
  • FASB Codification / GASB / IASB / AICPA -  These organizations provide source material: Financial Accounting Standards Board; Government Accounting Standards Board; International Accounting Standards Board; American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • U S GAAP / International / IFRS -  Editorial and analytical materials are included for Accounting & Financial Statements

Checkpoint's Authoritative Tax Resources

Checkpoint database opens in the "Federal" Tax section. [Use the drop down menu in the upper left part of the screen to navigate to other sections]. Checkpoint can also be accessed from the Database A to Z List on the Libraries' home page.
  • Federal Income Taxation - Expert Analysis, BNA U.S. Income Portfolios, Current Awareness, Primary Source Materials, and Legislation. Content is provided by ThomsonReuters/RIA, Bureau of National Affairs (BNA), and U.S. Government.
  • State and Local Taxes / International Tax - Tax Laws and Regulations for 50 States within the U.S. / BNA Foreign Income Portfolios, News/Current Awareness, WG&L Journals, BNA's International Journal
  • Estate Planning - Tax Planning Guides, BNA Portfolios for Estates, Gifts and Trusts, Primary Source Materials, and Legislation
  • Pension and Benefits / Payroll - BNA Compensation Planning Portfolios, News/Current Awareness, Primary Source Materials and Legislation / Payroll Guide, Primary Source Materials, Employment Laws/Regulations, Tax Treaties, and Withholding Tables

Business Librarian

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Ruthie Brock
Contact:
UT Arlington
Central Library, 514
& Business Bldg, 342 (Part Time)
(817) 272-7152
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