The taxonomy is a list of computer-readable financial reporting labels coded in XBRL, an open-source computer language that allows companies to tag precisely the thousands of pieces of financial data included in typical long-form financial statements and related footnote disclosures. The tags allow users of financial statements to electronically search for, assemble, and process data so that the data can be readily accessed and analyzed by investors, analysts, journalists, and regulators.
The proposed 2014 U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy contains updates for accounting standards and other recommended improvements to the official taxonomy, which is used by public issuers registered with the
The 2014 U.S. GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy is expected to be finalized and published in early 2014. The proposed 2014 U.S. GAAP taxonomy and instructions on how to submit comments are available at the FASBís XBRL page.
Questions about using this taxonomy for creating and submitting eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) tagged interactive data files in compliance with
In early 2010, the
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