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Accounting for dummies, John A Tracy, CPA

Label
Accounting for dummies
Title
Accounting for dummies
Statement of responsibility
John A Tracy, CPA
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
aOpen the books on accounting with this friendly guideAccounting For Dummies is your no-nonsense ticket to success!
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
657
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5636
LC item number
.T725 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
For dummies
Label
Accounting for dummies, John A Tracy, CPA
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/sccld-document_id-mnm9dz9
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Foolish Assumptions; Icons Used in This Book; Beyond the Book; Where to Go from Here; Part 1 Opening the Books on Accounting; Chapter 1 Accounting Spoken Here; Checking Your Preconceptions about Accounting; Thinking about where assets come from; Asking about profit; Sorting out stereotypes of accountants; Providing Vital Financial Information; Recognizing users of accounting information; Using accounting in your personal financial life; Seeing accounting at work; Taking a Peek behind the Scenes
  • Focusing on TransactionsSeparating basic types of transactions; Knowing who's on the other side of transactions; Recording events; Taking the Financial Pulse of a Business; Meeting the balance sheet (statement of financial condition); Reporting profit and loss; Reporting cash flows and changes in owners' equity; Remembering management's role; Mapping Accounting Careers; Certified public accountant (CPA); Moving up in management; Looking at the controller: The chief accountant in an organization; Moving on to other careers; Chapter 2 Introducing Financial Statements
  • Setting the Stage for Financial StatementsOffering a few preliminary comments about financial statements; Looking at other aspects of reporting financial statements; Income Statement; Presenting the components of the income statement; Income statement pointers; Balance Sheet; Presenting the components of the balance sheet; Balance sheet pointers; Statement of Cash Flows; Presenting the components of the statement of cash flows; Statement of cash flows pointers; A Note about the Statement of Changes in Shareowners' Equity; Gleaning Important Information from Financial Statements
  • How's profit performance?Is there enough cash?; Can you trust financial statement numbers?; Why no cash distribution from profit?; Keeping in Compliance with Accounting and Financial Reporting Standards; Looking at who makes the standards; Knowing about GAAP; Divorcing public and private companies; Following the rules and bending the rules; Chapter 3 Keeping the Books and Guarding the Family Jewels; Separating the Duties of Bookkeepers and Accountants; Pedaling through the Bookkeeping Cycle; Getting to the end of the period; Finishing up for the period; Managing Accounting Systems
  • Categorizing financial information: The chart of accountsStandardize source documents and data entry procedures for recording activities; Hire competent personnel; Get involved in end-of-period procedures; Leave good audit trails; Keep alert for unusual events and developments; Design truly useful reports for managers; Enforce Strong Internal Controls; Double-Entry Accounting; Juggling the Books to Conceal Embezzlement and Fraud; Using Accounting Software in the Cloud and on the Ground; Chapter 4 Knowing the Accounting Entity; Being Aware of the Legal Roots of Business Entities
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
6th edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 382 pages.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781119245674
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn951680047
  • (MnSpTMCL)mnm9dz9
Label
Accounting for dummies, John A Tracy, CPA
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/sccld-document_id-mnm9dz9
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Foolish Assumptions; Icons Used in This Book; Beyond the Book; Where to Go from Here; Part 1 Opening the Books on Accounting; Chapter 1 Accounting Spoken Here; Checking Your Preconceptions about Accounting; Thinking about where assets come from; Asking about profit; Sorting out stereotypes of accountants; Providing Vital Financial Information; Recognizing users of accounting information; Using accounting in your personal financial life; Seeing accounting at work; Taking a Peek behind the Scenes
  • Focusing on TransactionsSeparating basic types of transactions; Knowing who's on the other side of transactions; Recording events; Taking the Financial Pulse of a Business; Meeting the balance sheet (statement of financial condition); Reporting profit and loss; Reporting cash flows and changes in owners' equity; Remembering management's role; Mapping Accounting Careers; Certified public accountant (CPA); Moving up in management; Looking at the controller: The chief accountant in an organization; Moving on to other careers; Chapter 2 Introducing Financial Statements
  • Setting the Stage for Financial StatementsOffering a few preliminary comments about financial statements; Looking at other aspects of reporting financial statements; Income Statement; Presenting the components of the income statement; Income statement pointers; Balance Sheet; Presenting the components of the balance sheet; Balance sheet pointers; Statement of Cash Flows; Presenting the components of the statement of cash flows; Statement of cash flows pointers; A Note about the Statement of Changes in Shareowners' Equity; Gleaning Important Information from Financial Statements
  • How's profit performance?Is there enough cash?; Can you trust financial statement numbers?; Why no cash distribution from profit?; Keeping in Compliance with Accounting and Financial Reporting Standards; Looking at who makes the standards; Knowing about GAAP; Divorcing public and private companies; Following the rules and bending the rules; Chapter 3 Keeping the Books and Guarding the Family Jewels; Separating the Duties of Bookkeepers and Accountants; Pedaling through the Bookkeeping Cycle; Getting to the end of the period; Finishing up for the period; Managing Accounting Systems
  • Categorizing financial information: The chart of accountsStandardize source documents and data entry procedures for recording activities; Hire competent personnel; Get involved in end-of-period procedures; Leave good audit trails; Keep alert for unusual events and developments; Design truly useful reports for managers; Enforce Strong Internal Controls; Double-Entry Accounting; Juggling the Books to Conceal Embezzlement and Fraud; Using Accounting Software in the Cloud and on the Ground; Chapter 4 Knowing the Accounting Entity; Being Aware of the Legal Roots of Business Entities
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
6th edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 382 pages.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781119245674
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn951680047
  • (MnSpTMCL)mnm9dz9

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