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Company Code
A company code is a four-digit code corresponding to an independent accounting or business unit within Duke. The company code is a division that maintains the accounting balances separately (separate set of books) and creates the legally required Balance Sheet and Profit & Loss Statement.
Cost Center
Previously referred to as "Fund Code", the Cost Center defines the owner of costs or general operating expenses. Cost centers are organized by areas of responsibility. The Cost Centers are briefly outlined by Company Code as follows:

* In Company Code 0010 have seven-digit cost centers beginning with 15x, 168, 180, 190, 4xx, 5xx, 6xx, 8xx, and 9xx (such as example 157-3124). Some of DCRI's Cost Centers contain additional digits.

* Company Codes 0020, 0030, 0040, 0050 and 0060, have nine-digit Cost Centers (such as example 306060025).