The Purpose of Accounting

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INTRODUCTION The purpose of this document is to describe the nature, purpose and scope of accounting and it deliberately explains the details of each category in accounting. Accounting involves in preparing financial documents of an entity by analyzing, verifying, and reporting this records. It emphasizes its major characteristic role in field of banking and finance, with a mixture of supportive sub topics. Purpose and Scope Main view of this report is to explain how the accounting plays a major role in banking, finance and other sectors of business. To decide this, the following questions are explained as follows: • What is accounting? • How it can be measured in business? • What is the use of accounting in business? In the above cited the accounting of business is use to record and measure the size of the business, in terms of gains and loss on monthly, quarterly Semi- Annual and Annual basis. Use of the accounting in business, gives a clear review of net income, helps to plan budget of the business accordingly. Procedures Accounting in business, follows a particular process either in small scale business or large scale businesses with step by step process. Here is the straight forward procedure of accounting to know the organization current situation. Accounting cycle is followed for each and every analyses of the business transactions. SUB – TOPICS Management Accountant In Management, the accountant gives advices to the individuals and business people, how to manage their business. The account information is considered and some business decisions are taken in both financial and non-financial departments. Budgeting, tax filing, and financial statements. Other activities like involve in planning com... ... middle of paper ... ...e financial reports and statements are correct. This auditing will be conducted by auditing department of the organization, even may be done by an independent auditor who is not part of the organization, and sometimes public officials are elected. In case of unmatched consequences the organization need to give explanation on the misrepresentation of wrong statements. Auditors purpose is then to ensure that the misrepresentations are corrected, then maintain accurate, reliable financial documents and statements. CONCLUSION According to business, or any organization, Accounting plays a major role in developing and growth of the business. Financial standards of the organization expected as the complexities of business growth and expansion. Hence determining the implementation of the standards can vary according to the type of industry, business or organization.
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