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KPMG's Accounting Research Online is a reference library of authoritative accounting and financial reporting literature, and interpretive KPMG guidance. Subscriptions are available for International, United States, or United Kingdom content.

The Web-based library has an easy-to-use browsing system for finding documents and a powerful search capability.

Product Overview

KPMG's Accounting Research Online is updated every business day, allowing subscribers to access regulatory pronouncements and KPMG guidance as the literature is released.

Content on KPMG's Accounting Research Online

Examples of content available on KPMG’s Accounting Research Online include the following:

KPMG Guidance
  • Insights into IFRS
  • KPMG Accounting and Reporting Guide (US)
  • GAAP Comparisons
  • IFRS Illustrative Financial Statements and Checklists
  • Executive Briefings and Bulletins
  • KPMG Accounting Books
  • KPMG Comment letters on projects of Standard Setters

  • Staff Accounting Bulletins
  • Staff Legal Bulletins
  • SEC releases - proposed and final rules
  • Certain rules, regulations, and releases of the 1933 and 1934 Acts
  • SEC speeches

  • IAS - International Accounting Standards
  • IFRS – International Financial Reporting Standards
  • Exposure Drafts
  • Interpretations
  • Discussion Papers
  • Meeting Updates

  • Standards and Related Rules
  • Proposed and Final Releases


  • Accounting Standards Codification
  • Proposed Accounting Standards Updates
  • EITF Meeting Minutes
  • IASC US Comparison Project


  • Professional Standards
  • Selected Technical Practice Aids
  • Accounting and Review Services Standards
  • Audit and Accounting Guides
  • Audit Risk Alerts
  • Practice Bulletins

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