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How do the matching principle and conservatism enter into the accounting for contingencies?

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Explain the manner in which the matching principle and conservatism enter into the accounting for contingencies.

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According to matching principle, the expense should be recognized when it is actually incurred, doesn’t matter, payment is made or not. This principle ensures that the expenses incurred in the current period are matched against the revenues earned in the same period...

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