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Author Doxey, Christine H., 1955-
Title The fast close toolkit / Christine H. Doxey.
Imprint Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley, [2020]

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Author Doxey, Christine H., 1955-
Series Wiley corporate F&A
Subject Closing (Accounting)
Financial statements.
Description 1 online resource
Note Includes index.
Contents Why the continued focus on the fiscal closing process? -- Key pain points and bottlenecks -- The components of the fiscal close -- Governing the fiscal close process -- The transaction accumulation, reconciliation and sub-ledger close -- Introduction to the standards of internal control -- Roles and responsibilities during the fiscal close -- The general ledger and trial balance -- The common chart of accounts -- Cost centers -- The journal entry process -- Spreadsheet controls -- Checklists for the transaction accumulation and sob-ledger close -- Sample policies for the transaction accumulation, reconciliation and subledger close -- Process narratives for the transaction accumulation, reconciliation and sub-ledger close process -- Standards of internal control for the transaction, accumulation, reconciliation and sub-ledger close process -- Corporate close and consolidation -- The number of consolidation points -- The number of closing cycles -- Post-closing entries -- Communication and accountability -- Financial statement assertions -- Checklists for the corporate close and consolidation process -- Sample policies for the corporate close and consolidation process -- Process narratives for the corporate close and consolidation process -- Standards of internal control for the corporate close and consolidation process -- Analysis and reporting (the final mile) -- Internal reporting and external reporting -- Budgeting and forecasting -- Reduce fiscal close cycle times by moving your finance function to "dynamic" budgeting and planning -- Fixed assets and the capital budget -- The forecast process -- The fiscal close and strategic planning -- Analytics to detect financial statement fraud -- Checklists for the analysis and reporting process -- Sample policies for the analysis and reporting process -- Process narratives for the analysis and reporting process -- Standards of internal control for the analysis and reporting process -- The virtual close : myth or reality? -- Roadmap : benefits of the fast close -- Accelerating the close with automation.
Summary "Fiscal closings are controlled by statutory, regulatory, and compliance requirements. Global organizations are required to support reporting with multiple accounting standards, and new legislation requires new systems and processes. The information age has created a class of investors and shareholders who expect fast and easy access to the data created by current business activities. This book provides a "toolkit" approach that presents both strategic and tactical suggestions that can help dramatically improve the fiscal closing process. This book: Defines the Record to Report (R2R) and fiscal close process flow; Identifies KPIs for R2R process; Defines the bottlenecks within a company's financial close process; Provides the best practices to improve a company's fiscal closing process; Provides the mechanism to develop a financial close scorecard; Defines a R2R and fiscal close benchmarking approach; Defines a risk management approach for the fiscal close process; Offers the internal controls to use for the end-to-end fiscal close process"-- Provided by publisher.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 12, 2020).
ISBN 9781119554448 electronic publication
1119554446 electronic publication
9781119554523 adobe electronic book
1119554527 adobe electronic book
9781119554431 electronic book
1119554438 electronic book
9781119554493 hardcover
OCLC # 1124777024
Additional Format Print version: The fast close toolkit Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley, [2020] 9781119554493 (DLC) 2019024543


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