Accounting and Bookkeeping

Revenue Classification Tool: Factors to Consider

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Revenue classification in compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) has changed with the implementation of accounting standards updates (ASU’s). This tool can help you make the proper determinations. Review your agreements against the factors indicative of exchange or contribution, conditional or unconditional and with or without donor restrictions to properly classify revenues.