Bills payable

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BILLS PAYABLE, COMMERCE. Engagements which a merchant has entered into in writing, and which he is to pay on their becoming due. Pard. n. 85.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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As at 30 June 2017, the Group's outstanding borrowings and bills included short-term borrowings and bills payable of RMB47,018 million (including long-term borrowings due within one year of RMB2,442 million, bills payable of RMB1,606 million and debentures payable of RMB11,361 million) and longterm borrowings amounting to RMB34,606 million (including debentures payable of RMB16,100 million).
The balance-sheet items tested were property, plant, and equipment; investments; inventories; bills receivable; accounts receivable; cash; common stock; preferred stock; bonded debt; bills payable; accounts payable; reserve; surplus; and total assets.
By early 2010 the Company had AZN 206.78 million of accounts receivable and AZN 272.039 million of bills payable. Bills payable for AZN 156.4 million, however, was written off on the debt of the Akkord s founder.
In this case, since liabilities such as accounts and bills payable accrue until settlement, the purchasing firm temporarily borrows the goods and services from the supplier.
Nightmarish phantasms of seven-figure bills payable for the whole thing the dance like malignant dervishes in your febrile brain.
We also encoded data on bills payable and rediscounts with Federal Reserve Banks and the Reconstruction Finance Corporation, the distribution of cash and amounts due from other banks, a detailed breakdown of demand and time deposits, and the liabilities to each bank of its officers and directors.
The tax rates for bills payable beginning July 1st will be set after the release of the final roll on May 25th.
It hurried up house rent, bills payable, and such things, in such a ruinous way that I could not abide it.