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Income Statement Questions
In general, other than putting all the revenues and expenses on the statement, I am aware that anything that is payable or receivable shouldn't go on the income statement. However, I'm not sure if...
11 years ago
 
I need to interview an accountant for a school project
Hi Everyone, I started talking some accounting classes at a local community college recently. One of my assignments is to conduct an interview with somebody working full time as an accountant and...
11 years ago
 
On Line Shop Advice Needed
I want to open an on line shop selling MP4 video files. I also want the shop to have various one minute MP4 clips of each file which will be in way of introducing the potential customer to that...
11 years ago
 
Accounting for Inventory
Hi All, I'm trying to understand the very basics of accounting for inventory. I've been reading a good bit online, but I'm not making sense of what I want to know. I have a small business where I...
11 years ago 6
 
CK-ERP (Open Source ERP / CRM / MRP) v.0.28.1 released
A new release, v.0.28.1, of CK-ERP, has been posted at , . New features include, Sample school chart of accounts, System upgrade script, menu choice for warehouse, retail store, tree view for BOM,...
11 years ago
 
Need info on Libra "Signature" accounting software
Thanks for reading this. I have a client who is using the DOS-based version of Libra "Signature" accounting software. Please provide any information you can about the current status of the software:...
11 years ago 2
 
Self-Directed IRA LLC -- finding a NJ accountant
I created a Self-Directed IRA and formed a "Self-Directed IRA LLC" in New Jersey. I already bought one investment property in the name of the SDIRA LLC (a tenant-occupied duplex in New Jersey). Now, I...
11 years ago
 
Proper Treatment of Section 179 in Accounting System
If we use Section 179 to expense the current year's assets, should we be reporting the Section 179 expense on the income statement in a separate expense account that runs in parallel to the current...
11 years ago 4
 
capital gains tax question
It is my understanding that for people whose income is in the two lowest tax brackets capital gains taxes are reduced to zero for 2008. Can someone explain this to me? Supposing a person with a low...
11 years ago
 
a sheep in wolf's clothing ( an accounting question posed to a statistical group !)
This post descibed a typical accounting problem regarding monthly data and IMHO should be of interest to readers of this group. The OP posed a ( to him ) a simple question. As usual answers to simple...
11 years ago
 
How to deal with fund that need to be spent this year spread over 3 years?
I work for a charity as a part-time bookkeeper. There is a lump sum of fund that need to be spent within this year (as required by government). What we need is a 3-year software contract. This means...
11 years ago
 
Reasonable expectation of adequate accounting ?
I'm looking for some goog-phrases to find some cases, where 'reasonable expectation of adequate accounting' was a cause of action. Logically where the complainant is a captive client, ie. of some...
11 years ago 1
 
Accounting Careers Promising Opportunities and Tips
If you have an ambition in pursuing a career in accounting or accountancy, then you might want to start planning first before jumping into this field. This will enable you to become successful in...
11 years ago
 
2008 Southeastern Accounting Show
2008 Southeastern Accounting Show Wednesday, August 27-Thursday August 28 2008 at the Cobb Galleria Center - Atlanta, Georgia Alex Vuchnich, CPA, CFE of Sageworks, Inc. will be speaking from 3:20pm ?...
11 years ago
 
Automated Financial Analysis
ProfitCents is used by thousands of financial professionals throughout North America. Each application and report of ProfitCents solves specific problems based upon your needs. Some people and...
11 years ago