Accounting Standards in Brief
The first edition of Accounting Standards… in brief presents accounting standards and interpretations issued by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants in a summarised format. Incorporated into this text are the changes brought about by new accounting standards, issued as a consequence of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants’ Improvement of Accounting Standards Project, have largely been incorporated in this edition. This publication may be used in conjunction with the well-known and established question book, Accounting Standards. Accounting Standards… in brief is intended to satisfy the specific requirements of learners not studying to become chartered accountants. Learners aiming to become chartered accountants are encouraged to use the original source text, namely the accounting standards and interpretations thereof.