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Accounting 101 : from calculating revenues and profits to determining assets and liabilities, an essential guide to accounting basics / Michele Cagan.

Cagan, Michele, (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9781507202920
  • ISBN: 150720292X
  • Physical Description: 271 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm
  • Edition: First Adams Media hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: Avon, Massachusetts : Adams Media, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: The business of accounting -- Who's who in accounting -- Setting the framework -- Assets, liabilities, and equity -- Revenues, costs, and expenses -- Financial statements -- Accounting moves forward.
Summary, etc.: "Provides information about the history of accounting, how to read corporate financial statements and track your investments, the best new technology and apps to use to keep track of your money, and more, to help readers better understand what goes into accounting"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Accounting
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Introduction 7(2)
Chapter 1 The Business Of Accounting
9(45)
Who Uses Accounting Information?
10(5)
Accounting Is More Than Numbers
15(7)
Ancient Accounting
22(6)
Modern Accounting
28(4)
Accounting Rules
32(4)
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
36(7)
Tracking And Measuring Success
43(4)
How Accountants Can Help You
47(7)
Chapter 2 Who's Who In Accounting
54(45)
Cpas Are Licensed
55(5)
The Aicpa
60(5)
Bookkeeping Versus Accounting
65(4)
Entertainment Accountants
69(5)
Forensic Accountants
74(4)
Anti-Money Laundering Specialists
78(4)
Cfos Steer Corporations
82(4)
Tax Accountants
86(5)
Environmental Accountants
91(3)
Choosing The Right Professional
94(5)
Chapter 3 Setting the Framework
99(30)
Accounting Starts With Accounts
100(3)
How The Accounts Connect
103(4)
Debits And Credits
107(5)
What Counts As A Transaction
112(5)
The Accounting Cycle
117(7)
Accounting And Organization
124(5)
Chapter 4 Assets, Liabilities, and Equity
129(40)
The Accounting Equation
130(3)
What Are Assets?
133(4)
Breaking Down Asset Categories
137(6)
A Closer Look At Current Assets
143(6)
The Importance Of Cash
149(3)
A Closer Look At Fixed Assets
152(6)
Current Liabilities
158(4)
Long-Term Liabilities
162(3)
Equity
165(4)
Chapter 5 Revenues, Costs, and Expenses
169(37)
Revenues
170(5)
Cash Versus Credit
175(4)
The Cost-Inventory Connection
179(6)
Expenses
185(7)
Depreciation
192(5)
People And Payroll
197(6)
Earning Profits, But Out Of Cash
203(3)
Chapter 6 Financial Statements
206(28)
The Statement Of Profit And Loss
207(5)
The Balance Sheet
212(4)
The Statement Of Cash Flows
216(4)
What Financial Statements Tell You
220(7)
Financial Statements Flow Into Tax Returns
227(3)
How These Statements Interconnect
230(4)
Chapter 7 Accounting Moves Forward
234(33)
The Big Accounting Firms
235(3)
Scandals In The Accounting World
238(4)
Big Changes In The Industry
242(4)
Accounting Software
246(10)
Accounting Apps
256(4)
Accounting In The Cloud
260(3)
Tomorrow's Accounting
263(4)
Index 267


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