Accounting Abbreviations

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A                             
Accepted
A/C                         
Account Current
AA                          
Active Page
AAA                       
Accumulated Adjustments Account
AAA                       
American Accounting Association
AAA                           
Association of Accounting Administrators
AAA                    
Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting
AAA                       
American Association of Attorney
AACE                     
Audit Analysis Computer Environment
AACSB                  
American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business
AACTS                  
Arthur Andersen Corporate Technology Solutions
AADA                    
Adjusted Attributable Deposit Amount
AADS                    
Account Authority Digital Signature
AAFA                  
American Association of Finance and Accounting
AAFI                      
Associated Accounting Firms International
AAG                         
Audit and Accounting Guides
AAGR                      
Annual Average Growth Rate
AAHCPA            
American Association of Hispanic Certified Public Accountants
AAIA                
Association of Airport Internal Auditors
AALC                  
Accountants and Actuaries Liaison Committee
AAMPS            
Amtrak Accounting Materials and Purchasing System
AAMS                 
Automated Accounts Management Services
AAN                         
Accounting Audit Notation
AAOC                         
Americas Account Opening Center
AAPCC                       
Adjusted Average Per Capita Cost
AAPR                 
Annualized Average Percentage Rate
AASD                             
Accountability And Accountancy Services Division
AAT                              
Association of Accounting Technicians
AATD                      
Australian Accounting Taxation Database
AATD                          
Australian Accounting and Taxation Database
AATD                        
Alternative Amount of Tender Deposit
ABA                             
American Bar Association
ABAS                               
Assurance & Business Advisory Services
ABC                                                      
Accountability Basics and Control
ABC                        
Analyze, Bill, and Control
ABCD                       
Actuarial Board for Counseling and Discipline
ABOM                                   
Automated Bill Of Materials
ABOM                          
Accounting Business and Office Management
ABR                                     
Automated Budget Reallocation
ABREMA                             
Activity Based Risk Evaluation Model of Auditing
ABS                                            
Accounting And Billing System
ABTEE                                        
Annualized Before Tax Expense Equivalent
AC                                                   
Additional Charge
AC                                      
All Current
ACA                                    
Accreditation Council for Accountancy
ACA                                             
Actual Cost Adjustment
ACAP                           
Accounting Career Awareness Program
ACAT                                     
Automated Customer Account Transfer
ACAT                                    
Accreditation Council for Accountancy and Taxation
ACATS                         
Automated Customer Account Transfer Service
ACATS                    
Automated Customer Account Transfer System
ACB                                               
Automated Clearing Bureau
ACC                                         
DET Account Details
ACC-SOP                        
Accounting Standards Executive Committee Statements of Position
ACCA                                  
Association Of Chartered Certified Accountants
ACCC                                    
American Consumer Credit Counseling
ACCPA                                            
Atlantic Conference of Certified Public Accountants, Inc.
ACCS                                   
Accounting Classification Code Structure
ACCS                                     
Advanced Cash Control System
ACCT                                       
Account
ACE                                     
Adjusted Current Earnings
ACE                            
Accountability Creativeness And Efficiency
ACE                                 
A Checking Experience
ACE                                        
Accumulated Cash Equivalence
ACFO                                         
Association of Canadian Financial Officers
ACH                              
Automated Clearing House
ACH                                          
Account Clearing House
ACH                                   
Automated Check Handling
ACMA                                     
Alternative Compliance Market Account
ACMA                                
Associate Cost and Management Accountant
ACMB                              
Accounting Control Management Behavior
ACMB                               
ABSA Corporate and Merchant Bank
ACP                                  
Annual Compensation Payment
ACP                               
Average Conditional Probability
ACP                                 
Activities Channels And Pools
ACP                                     
Anticipated Cash Provider
ACP                                       
Average Contribution Percentage
ACPU                                        
Average Cost Per Unit
ACR 
Adjusted Community Rate
ACRAAccounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority
ACRI
Accounting Careers Recruitment Initiative
ACRS
Accelerated Cost Recovery System
ACSEC
Accounting Standards Executive Committee
ACT
Accurate, Complete, and Timely
ACT
Automated Credit Transfer
ACT
Accountability and Credibility Together
ACTS
Automated Card Tracking System
ACU
Asian Clearing Union
ACU
Automatic Client Update
ACV
Actual Cash Value
ACV
Annualized Contract Value
ACW
ATM Cash Withdrawal
ADAPSO
Association of Data Processing Service Organizations
ADD
Audit and Due Diligence
ADDACS
Automated Direct Debit Amendment And Cancellation Service
ADI
After Date of Invoice
ADIF
Accounting Data Interchange Format
ADL
Add Lot
ADM
Above Dealer MSRP (Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price)
ADM
Automatic Deposit Machine
ADP
Average Deferral Percent
ADP
Actual Deferral Percentage
ADR
Asset Depreciation Range
ADR
Average Daily Rate
ADR
Accounting Department Revenue
ADS
Alternative Depreciation System
AE
Actual Expense
AEC
Average Efficiency Cost
AEC
Annual Equivalent Capital
AECC
Accounting Education Change Commission
AECS
Audit Engagement Control Sheet
AEI
Average Earnings Index
AEPU
Average Expense Per User
AEPU
Average Expense Per Unit
AER
Annual Equivalent Rate
AER
Annual Equivalent Return
AEV
Alternative Equivalent Value
AFA
Accounting Firms Associated, Inc.
AFC
Average Fixed Costs
AFDA
Allowance For Doubtful Accounts
AFDC
Aid to Families with Dependent Children
AFE
Authorization For Expenditure
AFE
Average Funds Employed
AFF
Advanced Fee Fraud
AFI
Awaiting Faxed Invoice
AFIP
Association of Finance and Insurance Professionals
AFM
Accountany and Financial Management
AFN
Additional Funds Needed
AFR
Applicable Federal Rate
AFS
Advanced Farming System
AFSC
Financial Standards Code
AFT
Accounting, Financing, And Taxes
AFTR
Applicable Federal Tax Rate
AFTS
Automatic Funds Transfer Services 
AGA
Association of Government Accountants
AGI
Accounting Group International
AGI
Adjusted Gross Income
AGM
Adjusted Gross Margin
AGN
Accountants Global Network
AGR
Adjusted Gross Revenue
AICPA
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
AIMS
Account Information Management System
AIRA
Allocated Insurance Reserve Account
AIS
Accounting Information System
AIS
Accounting Information Systems
AISG
Accountants International Study Group
ALCO
Asset/Liability Management Committee
ALE
Account Level Equivalence
ALF
Annual Licensing Fee
ALICE
The American Legislative Issue Campaign Exchange
ALLL
Allowance for Loan and Lease Losses
ALR
Active Life Reserves
AM
Account Monitoring
AMA
American Management Association
AMAP
Advanced Management Accounting Program
AMT
Alternative Minimum Tax
AMT
Amount
AMTI
Alternative Minimum Taxable Income
AN
Account Number
ANCM
Assets, Non-Current, Monthly
ANCQ
Assets, Non-Current, Quarterly
ANP
Annualized New Premium
AO
Account Of
AOB
Angels Of Blind
AOI
All Other Income
AOP
Annual Operational Plan
AOT
Adjustment Of Terms
AOY
Any One Year
AP
As Purchased
AP
Accounts Payable
APA
American Psychological Association
APA
American Payroll Association
APA
Advance Pricing Agreement
APB
Accounting Principles Board
APBI
Accounting Principles Board Interpretations
APBO
Accounting Principles Board Opinions
APBS
Accounting Principles Board Statements
APC
Annual Percentage Change
APC
Actual Payment Coefficient
APCA
Australian Payments Clearing Association
APD
Actual Profit Difference
APE
Annual Premium Equivalent
API
Accountants for the Public Interest
API
Accountable Property Inventory
APM
Accounts Payable Maintenance
APO
Automatic Payment Order
APP
Average Purchase Price
APPM
Average Price Per Minute
APR
Automatic Payment Receipt
APR
Annualized Percentage Rate
APR
Annual Performance Report
APR
Annual Percentage Rates
APTF
Accounting Policy Task Force
APY
Annual Percentage Yield
AR
Auto Regressive
AR
Account Review
AR
Annual Return
ARA
Accounting Research Association
ARA
Agency Reimbursement Amount
ARAF
Associated Regional Accounting Firm
ARB
Accounting Research Bulletins
ARC
Accounting Regulatory Committee
ARIA
Accounting Researchers International Association
ARM
3/1 Adjustable Rate Mortgage, 3 years overall, adjustable every 1 year
ARN
Account Reference Number
ARO
Attribute Resolution Order
ARO
After Receipt of Order
ARO 
Asset Retirement Obligation
ARP 
Automatic Remittance Processing
ARPU 
Average Retail Per User
ARPU 
Average Revenue Per Unit
ARSC 
Accounting and Review Services Committee
ARTC 
Accounts Receivable Truncated Checks
ARV 
Average Retail Value
ARV
Approximate Retail Value
ASAE 
American Society of Association Executives
ASB 
Auditing Standards Board
ASECPB 
ACSEC Practice Bulletins
ASET 
Anonymous and Secure Electronic Transaction
ASLGU 
Audits of State and Local Governmental Units
ASM 
Account Services Management
ASQ 
Allowable Sale Quantity
ASQ 
Annual Saleable Quantity
ASR 
Accounting Series Releases
ASSETS
 Assessments Standards Staff Education And Technology Systems
ASWA 
American Society of Women Accountants
AT 
Automatic Transfer
AT 
After Tax
ATB 
Accounting Terminology Bulletins
ATC 
Average Total Costs
ATC 
Average Total Cost
ATC 
Accountancy Training Centre
ATF 
After The Flat
ATL 
Above the Line
ATM 
Automatic Teller Machine
ATO 
Asset Turnover
ATRA 
American Tort Reform Association
ATTITUDE 
Active Teens Taking Initiative To Understand Driving Experiences
AUD-SOP 
Auditing Standards Division Statements of Position
AUDSEC 
Auditing Standards Executive Committee
AUG
Industry Audit Guides
AUI 
Auditing Interpretations
AuR 
Available upon Request
AURA 
Accounting Unit Reporting Application
AV 
Accepted Value
AV 
Actual Value
AVC 
Account Validation Check
AVC 
Added Voluntary Contribution
AVC 
Average Variable Costs
AW 
Assessed With
AWCA 
African Women Chartered Accountants
AWP 
Average Wholesale Price
AWS 
Annual Wage Supplement
AWSCPA 
American Woman's Society of Certified Public Accountants
AWW 
Average Weekly Wages