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FASB - US Financial Accounting Standards Board
GASB - US Government Accounting Standards Board
IASB - International Accounting Standards Board
AICPA - American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
SEC - Securities and Exchange Commission
PCAOB - Public Company Accounting Oversight Board
IRS - Internal Revenue Service
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