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Student_ABC_Costing_Day_1 - ABC Costing-Day 1 Agenda...

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ABC Costing-Day 1
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Agenda Understand ABC Costing Slides/(Video) Run through the 5 Steps of implementing ABC Costing
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Activity Based Costing (ABC) Purpose ABC is designed to provide managers with cost information for strategic and other decisions that potentially affect capacity and therefore affect fixed as well as variable costs. ABC is a good supplement to our traditional cost system I agree!
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How Costs are Treated Under Activity–Based Costing ABC differs from traditional cost accounting in three ways. Manufacturing costs Nonmanufacturing costs ABC assigns both types of costs to products. Traditional product costing ABC product costing
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How Costs are Treated Under Activity–Based Costing ABC does not assign all manufacturing costs to products. Manufacturing costs Nonmanufacturing costs Traditional product costing ABC product costing All Most, but not all Some ABC differs from traditional cost accounting in three ways.
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How Costs are Treated Under Activity–Based Costing Plantwide Overhead Rate Departmental Overhead Rates Activity–Based Costing Number of cost pools Level of complexity ABC uses more cost pools. ABC differs from traditional cost accounting in three ways.
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How Costs are Treated Under Activity–Based Costing ABC uses more cost pools. Each ABC cost pool has its own unique measure of activity. ABC differs from traditional cost accounting in three ways. Traditional cost systems usually rely on volume measures such as direct labor hours and/or machine hours to allocate all overhead costs to products.
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An event that causes the consumption of overhead resources. Activity Cost Pool A “cost bucket” in which costs related to a particular activity measure are accumulated. $ $ $ $ $ $ How Costs are Treated Under
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