In finance, capitalization refers to the cost of capital in the form of a corporation's, StockLong-term debt, Retained earnings.
Also, Market capitalization refers to the number of outstanding shares multiplied by the share price.
Capitalization has two meanings in:
Some larger office equipment may provide a benefit to the business over more than one accounting period.
These items are fixed assets, such as
The cost of these items is recorded on the general ledger as the historical cost of the asset.
These costs are said to be capitalized, not expensed.