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Discuss the relationship among historical cost, relevance, and faithful representation.

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Explain the relationship among historical cost, relevance and faithful representation.

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Historical cost:

Historical cost insists on recording the assets, as per its original cost in the balance sheet; hence it indicates the fair value, changes subsequent to purchases are not recorded in the accounts.

Relevance:

Relevance is a qualitative characteristic, which emphasizes that the financial statement prepared should indicate the affirmatory value or supporting value...

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