Accounting

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The primary means of communicating the financial effects of organizational activities and transactions of a company to outsiders is the financial reporting system. This reporting system includes communicating financial information through annual financial statements, as well as through reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, voluntary forecasts, and other financial and nonfinancial releases. Financial statements are the main source of financial information conveyed to

This paper will discuss the public perception of CPAs in today's society, pitfalls that they may encounter, methods to prevent some of these negative behaviors and consequences they may face should they fall short. Most "Who Do You Trust?" surveys rank politicians, lawyers and used car salesmen at the bottom and certified public accountants at the top. That is because the CPA profession has a squeaky clean image--anal-retentive little wimps who wear thick glasses and cannot get a date. CPAs a

Synopsis The Corporations Law which came into effect in January 1991, has made substantial changes to the way business is conducted in Australia. Previously some illegal practices are now legal, and some legal practices are now deemed to be illegal. Under the Corporations Law finical statements have to be made out in accordance to the various accounting standards. AASB 1024 and AASB 1013 are two such standards. Both these standards have been through a reform process over the last few years, a

Persuasive EssayThesis Statement: The key opportunities will be changing processes to reduce the delivered cost of materiel through cost accounting, imbedded cost and cash flow.I. Cost AccountingA. activity-based costingB. end productC. expendituresII. Imbedded CostA. customersB. quality controlC. paying back invisible costsIII. Cash FlowA. timely accounts payable cycleB. supply replenishmentC. reduced costsConclusion: The core of the materiels management strategic plan will be providin

This paper will discuss the public perception of CPAs in today's society, pitfalls that they may encounter, methods to prevent some of these negative behaviors and consequences they may face should they fall short. Most "Who Do You Trust?" surveys rank politicians, lawyers and used car salesmen at the bottom and certified public accountants at the top (McGee). That is because the CPA profession has a squeaky clean image--anal retentive little wimps who wear thick glasses and can not g

Becoming A Certified Public Accountant (CPA) LaChelle Mitchell UMUC- ACCT. 221 What is a CPA? These three letters mean that you have received a broad-based education. They mean you have passed all parts of a very difficult exam. They mean you have the knowledge, skills and abilities to be a trusted business advisor to your clients or employer. They mean you feel comfortable with the latest technology. They mean you are an ethical individual who can provide an independent analysis. CP

Corporations are often the victims of the most common white-collar crimes that occur in corporate America. According to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (cfenet.com), “abuse and fraud by employees cost U.S. organizations more than $400 billion annually…[which equals] $9 per employee per day.” These statistics show the corporate need for forensic accountants, there also is an immense demand for these specialized accountants in the private sector. For exampl

The article "The Pregnant Adolescent- A Group Approach" from the journal Adolescence was written by Barbara N. Adams, R.N., M.S., Carol A. Brownstein, M.S.W., and Madeline H. Schmitt, R.N., M.S. The aim of the paper is to get the readers to understand how the Rochester Adolescent Maternity Project (RAMP), a group for pregnant teens, came to be. The group was created to help pregnant teens deal with all of their concerns. Being a teen mother-to-be is much different from being an older mother-

Introduction Background information of the company PDP systems is a computer memory manufacturer and peripheral distributor with a corporate office located in Fremont California. The company consists of 9 departments and 160 employees with 80 networked computer users in the corporate office. The data system for the company currently consists of some database and some file based systems used by departments and individuals. Problem The company is not only a memory manufacturer but also a

Basic ideas and Concepts of Software DesignAn Interface to the End-UserThe Project Management System was designed with the goal that the end-user can handle the system on his own.The interactive user interface is based on the Windows interface.The interface programs use standard software of the market like Visual Basic, Microsoft Access and Crystal Reports.DocumentationThe software should be documented. The documentation should cover : h Description of the database architecture h Analysis