What are some of the key differences between financial and managerial accounting?

What are some of the key differences between financial and managerial accounting?.

QUESTION PART ONE: What are the differences between a direct cost and an indirect cost?  Which is the more difficult cost to track?  Why?  How do indirect costs affect the cost of a product?  Should indirect costs be included in product cost?  Why or why not?  (150-200 WORDS)

QUESTION PART TWO: What are some of the key differences between financial and managerial accounting? How do these differences impact the type of information that must be gathered and reported? What are the different types of decisions that users of financial accounting information must make? What are the different types of decisions that users of managerial accounting information must make?  (200-WORDS)

 

What are some of the key differences between financial and managerial accounting?

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