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Cost Object

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Definition:

A cost object is a product produced by a company for which a separate measurement of cost is desired. A cost object can also be a project, a service, or a customer. A cost object is a management accounting or cost accounting term and is used when allocating direct and indirect costs. Costs are allocated to the cost object and they are either direct or indirect costs.

Examples:
XYZ company produces a line of 10-speed bicycles which is a cost object in their product line.

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