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Introducing a New Era in XBRL Data Logo aicpa

  Ami Beers, CPA |   Free |   AICPA |   11 Jul 2016 |   AICPA Insights

We could soon start to see a shift in how investors and other financial statement users access and analyze public company financial statement data. This blog post discusses the use of a technology called inline XBRL (iXBRL) enabling data consumers to have access to view XBRL metadata while reading financial statements within their browsers..

Topics covered:
  • Financial accounting & reporting: Technical: SEC regulatory compliance & reporting: XBRL, Foundational
  • Management accounting: Digital skills: Information and digital literacy, Foundational

1 Comments/Reflections

Ian Oliver

Ian Oliver Sep 2020

iXRBL tagging reduces errors and checks for inconsistencies in filed results. Also potential investors can view tagged results and drill down to supporting data if available and appropriate.

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