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Accounting Queries (RLE Accounting)

1st Edition

By Harold C. Edey


228 pages

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First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Table of Contents

1. Published Accounts as an Aid to Investment 2. Reflections on the Accounting Provisions of the Companies Act, 1948 3. A Note on Reserves, Provisions and Profits 4. Income and Capital in Income Taxation – Distributions by Companies 5. Accuracy and Inaccuracy in Profit Calculation 6. Company Accounting in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries 7. The Valuation of Stock in Trade for Income Tax Purposes 8. Memorandum of Evidence to the Jenkins Committee 9. Thinking in Figures 10. Income and the Valuation of Stock-in-Trade 11. Business Valuation, Goodwill and the Super-Profit Method 12. Company Accounts in Britain: The Jenkins Report 13. Accounting Principles and Business Reality 14. The Principles and Aims of Budgetary Control 15. The Nature of Profit 16. The True and Fair View 17. Some Aspects of Inflation and Published Accounts 18. Deprival Value and Financial Accounting 19. Accounting Standards in the British Isles 20. Why All-Purpose Accounts Will Not Do 21. Sandilands and the Logic of Current Cost 22. The Logic of Financial Reporting.

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Routledge Library Editions: Accounting

Accounting carries with its history a vast number of ideas which have slowly developed along with it.

The re-issued volumes in this set, available individually or as a set, together represent an unparalleled opportunity to build a library according to research interests or student requirements. They discuss the following:

  • history of accounting and the development of accounting theory
  • analysis of international accounting principles and international group accounting
  • accounting practice and the presentation & interpretation of accounts
  • inflation accounting and cash budgets and funds flow
  • the regulatory framework of accounting in the UK, China, and the USA
  • comparisons with international accounting standards.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Accounting / General