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Accountancy...the second oldest profession

We accountants like to joke that accounting is the second oldest profession…which might give you some idea why we’re accountants, rather than stand-up comics.

But ever since commerce became more agreeing how many chickens I’d need to swap at an ancient market so I could take a goat home with me instead, accountants have been an important part of the economic system across cultures and continents. 1,260 more words

Where do I file form 1099-MISC?

Form 1099-MISC could also be filed electronically via the fireplace System. Filers who have 250 or a lot of returns should file them electronically.

If your principal business, workplace or agency, or residence (in the case of associate individual) is in Kansas or Missouri, send all data returns filed on paper to: 111 more words


M&A due diligence: Don’t accept financial statements at face value

The M&A market was hot last year, and that momentum is expected to continue in 2019. Before acquiring another business, however, it’s important to do your homework. 492 more words

Atchley And Associates

Graduate Q&A... Andrew Jepson

Job title: Team Leader and Accountant at More Than Accountants

Degree programme: BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance. I graduated in 2016, starting my Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification in January 2017 and have recently sat my final exam in December 2018. 511 more words


Accounting Multiple Choice Question - 22 January 2019

An error of principle arises when ……. ?

Select ONE answer:

  1. either the debit entry or the credit entry for a particular transaction is recorded in the wrong class of ledger account…
  2. 102 more words

Burying your head in the sand

The market did not do well last year. It also seemed worse psychologically because of the big drops in October and December. How did you do? 507 more words

Top Reasons to Outsource

Outsourcing is a practice adopted by businesses to obtain services from another business entity instead of having provision to deliver or produce those in-house. In the modern world, with the fading boundaries of the business, and with the ever-increasing complexity of doing business, outsourcing is emerging as a strong tool to gain competitive advantage. 146 more words