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Accounting 1

  • Format: eBook
  • Edition: 2016
  • Publisher: Little Green Apples Publishing LLC

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The Accounting 1 Study Brief is intended as a concise overview of basic accounting concepts that business professionals, including employees, managers and students need to know. This short topical outline complies a wealth of information into one convenient reference resource with the most up to date information and figures found in current textbooks and online resources. This overview of accounting is perfect for beginners, students enrolled in ann introductory accounting class, as well as anyone who needs a quick refresher of fundamentals after some time away from the subject. Accounting 1 focuses on these major topics: What is accounting, components of accounting, historical developments in accounting, who are the users of accounting information, forms of businesses that use accounting, regulatory bodies in accounting, types of accounting, accounting assumptions, accounting principles, accounting conventions, ethics and professional conduct, analyzing and recording transactions, understanding debits and credits, and industry trends and current updates. The accounting process is clearly explained step-by-step with detailed sections on standard financial statements (the Balance Sheet, the Income Statement and the Statement of Cash Flows). Having at your fingertips for quick and easy reference, the numerous real-world examples of accounting concepts and functions is a major benefit of this Study Brief.

Topics Covered:

  • What is Accounting?
  • Users of Accounting Information
  • Types of Accounting
  • Historical Developments in Accounting
  • Regulatory Bodies in Accounting
  • Forms of Business
  • Accounting Process
  • Balance Sheet
  • Income Statement
  • Statement of Cash Flows
  • Accounting Assumptions
  • Accounting Principles
  • Accounting Conventions
  • Analyzing and Recording Transactions
  • Understanding Debits and Credits
  • Industry Trends/Current Updates

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