Accounting refers to the business function of recording economic activity. Accounting includes the processing of information and a reporting role. The accounting term encompasses a broad range of functions for every business. It starts out with a system of gathering economic information, categorizing the material, inputting the data into an accounting program, and generating outputs for decision making.
Certified Public Accountant
The CPA is considered the highest level of accounting personnel within the world of business. CPA’s must first pass advanced education and then take a national exam before being issued a license.