ARTICLES

To create a balance sheet template, list three groups titled Assets, Liabilities and Equity, and then place all associated account balances in each group, reports Jessica Jones for the Houston Chronicle. The basic equati...

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To create a template for a personal balance sheet, consider the fundamental equation, calculate assets, liabilities and equity, then list the information appropriately, reports the QuickBooks website. Calculate all data ...

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A blank balance sheet template is used to prepare and calculate the financial health of a business every month, quarter or other time period, notes Intuit. A balance sheet helps determine the equilibrium point between a ...

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SIMILAR ARTICLES

A post-closing trial balance is a listing of general ledger account balances after the closing entries for an accounting period have been entered, according to Accounting Coach. This listing includes only balance sheet a...

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According to generally accepted accounting principals (GAAP), increases to the retained earnings account on the balance sheet are reflected with a credit entry. Decreases to returned earnings, as might be found with a ne...

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To prepare a post-closing trial balance sheet, transfer the totals from the ledger accounts onto a spreadsheet with a column for account names, debits and credits, according to MyAccountingCourse.com. Only balance sheet ...

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A contra asset is a negative asset account used in a balance sheet to offset a positive account it is paired with. Businesses use a contra-asset account combined with a paired account to find the net, or book value, of a...

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