double entry system, transactions are first of all
recorded in journal and thereafter posted to the
ledger. We already know that the "ledger" is the
main book of account and journal is subsidiary book.
Subsidiary book is a book which gives additional
help to a main book.
What is Subdivision of Journal:
What is subdivision of journal? What is the
purpose of subdivision of journal? What are the
advantages of subdivision?
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What is a purchases journal? What is the ruling
of a purchases journal? What is difference between
purchases journal and purchases account. Read this
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business supplies goods to a customer, an invoice is
made out. The top copy is sent to the purchaser who
records it in his purchase journal. The delivery of
the goods will new take place, but meanwhile the
seller who made out the invoice has to record the
transaction in his book.
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returns journal is a book in which goods returned to
the supplier are recorded. This book is also known
as returns outwards, purchases returns day book.
Sales returns journal is a book in which
seller records all the sales that have been returned
to him by his customers. Sales returns journal is
also known as returns inwards book and sales returns
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returns journal, purchases journal and purchases
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