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8 Steps in the Accounting Cycle

The 8 Steps in the Accounting Cycle | A Step-by-Step Example Guide

The accounting cycle comprises of eight collaborative steps. They are:

Identifying and analyzing the transactions
Recoding these transactions into the general journal
Posting to the General Ledger
Preparing a trial balance
Making adjusting entries
Preparing an Adjusted Trial Balance
Preparing financial statements
Closing accounts

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𝐑𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐮𝐞 𝐑𝐞𝐜𝐨𝐠𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐜𝐢𝐩𝐥𝐞

𝐋𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐧 𝐑𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐮𝐞 𝐑𝐞𝐜𝐨𝐠𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐜𝐢𝐩𝐥𝐞 𝐈𝐧 𝟒 𝐌𝐢𝐧𝐮𝐭𝐞𝐬

Under the revenue recognition principle, revenue is recognized when it’s earned, not when cash is received.

𝐋𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐧 𝐑𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐮𝐞 𝐑𝐞𝐜𝐨𝐠𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐜𝐢𝐩𝐥𝐞 𝐈𝐧 𝟒 𝐌𝐢𝐧𝐮𝐭𝐞𝐬 Read More »

𝐌𝐨𝐝𝐢𝐟𝐢𝐞𝐝 𝐀𝐜𝐜𝐫𝐮𝐚𝐥 𝐀𝐜𝐜𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠

𝐖𝐡𝐲 𝐌𝐨𝐝𝐢𝐟𝐢𝐞𝐝 𝐀𝐜𝐜𝐫𝐮𝐚𝐥 𝐀𝐜𝐜𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠? 𝐃𝐞𝐭𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐞𝐝 𝐄𝐱𝐩𝐥𝐚𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧.

Modified accrual accounting recognizes revenues only when measurable and available. And recognize expenses when they incur.

𝐖𝐡𝐲 𝐌𝐨𝐝𝐢𝐟𝐢𝐞𝐝 𝐀𝐜𝐜𝐫𝐮𝐚𝐥 𝐀𝐜𝐜𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠? 𝐃𝐞𝐭𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐞𝐝 𝐄𝐱𝐩𝐥𝐚𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧. Read More »

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