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Financial statements are a
product of the accounting cycle. Think about two different
companies: a manufacturing company, and a retail company. Why
would different companies have different accounting cycles? Would
you expect the steps of the accounting cycle to be the same for each
company? Why or why not?
Review several of your peers’ posts and identify what steps of the
accounting cycle that you feel are the most critical. Respond to at
least two of your peers and provide recommendations to extend their
thinking. Challenge your peers by asking a question that may cause
them to reevaluate their position on the accounting cycle. Bank Reconciliation
What is the purpose of a bank
reconciliation? What are the reasons for differences between the
cash reported in the accounting records and the cash balance in the bank
Analyze several of your peers’ posts. Let at least two of your peers
know what happens to the discrepancies between the book balance and the
bank balance. Could these differences just be written off?
A bank reconciliation reconciles the bank account balance per the books to
the actual bank balance. Outstanding checks, deposits in transit,
and bank errors are reasons there are differences between the cash
reported in the accounting records and the cash balance in the bank
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Revenue and Expenses
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