What is prepaid expense?
Prepaid expense are future expenses that have been paid in advance and its benefits are yet to be received . A prepaid expenses arises when the amount is paid in advance for the goods or services to be received in future. Hence prepaid expenses are treated as an asset of the organisation and  its value… (0 comment)

Outstanding Expense & Journal entries
The outstanding expenses are those expense which are due but not paid. In order to know the exact business result such expenses are accounted in the period as it occurred. The amount shown against an expense item in the trail balance represents the amount actually paid, and if any amount remains unpaid on account of an… (2 comments)

What is an Account Balance ?
The difference between the two sides of an account is known as an account balance.If  the total of debit entries in an account exceed the credit entries, the account has a debit balance.If the credit exceed the debits, the account has credit balance.For Instance, The balance of Cash account shown below is a debit balance.… (0 comment)

Ledger accounts balancing procedure
After  Ledger Posting is completed,the various accounts are balanced,in order to know the exact position of a particular kind of transaction. For example ,To know total money spend on travelling ,knowing the balance of ‘travelling account‘ is suffice. After arriving the balance of a particular period it can be arranged in the trail balance for… (0 comment)

What is cash book? format of a cash book.
The cash book is the most important subsidiary book in any business concern.It is used to record cash transaction in which cash is received or in which cash is paid is known as cash transaction.When cash is received cash account is debited,and when cash is paid cash account is credited in the journal.The other account… (1 comment)

What are the purpose of depreciation?
Depreciation is a business expense.It should be charged to revenue irrespective of whether there is profit or loss. The object of charging depreciation are. To arrive at the true working result,net profit or net loss. To show the asset at its proper value, that is at cost less depreciation loss. To retain,out of profits, funds… (0 comment)
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