IRS Logo
Print - Click this link to Print this page

Publication 538, Accounting Periods and Methods

This publication explains some of the rules for accounting periods and accounting methods. It is not intended as a guide to general business and tax accounting rules.


Current Products


Recent Developments

 


Other Items You May Find Useful


Comment on Publication 538

Use the Comment on Tax Forms and Publications web submission form to provide feedback on the content in this product; we cannot respond to tax-related questions submitted using this web form. Although we cannot respond individually to each comment, we do appreciate your feedback and will consider all comments submitted.

Caution: If you have a tax-related question, please see our Tax Law Questions page.

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 15-Jan-2015