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In recent years, accountants, investors, and other users of financial statements have expressed concern over the acceptability of accounting alternatives for similar business transactions. The accounting standards division believes that it is not desirable to have acceptable accounting alternatives in the title insurance industry. Therefore, this statement of position expresses the division's recommendations on accounting methods that should be used in the areas in which accounting alternatives exist.
Insurance, title -- United States -- Accounting
Accounting | Taxation
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Accounting Standards Division, "Proposed statement of position on accounting for title insurance companies : a proposed recommendation to the Financial Accounting Standards Board;Accounting for title insurance companies" (1978). Statements of Position. 396.