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Financial Reporting Standard 18: Accounting Policies
This is the full text of the original standard as issued by the Accounting Standards Board in December 2000. It does not include the amendments made by FRS 21.
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Summary published by the Financial Reporting Council.
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Going Concern and Liquidity Risk: Guidance for Directors of UK Companies 2009
Guidance from the Financial Reporting Council published in October 2009.
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Accounting policies, estimates and errors are covered by Section 10 of FRS 102.
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