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Bookkeeping

The process of systematically and methodically recording the financial accounts and transactions of an entity.

Double-entry bookkeeping is an accounting system that requires that for every financial transaction there must be a debit and a credit. When merchandise is sold for cost, there is a debit to cash and a credit to sales.

See: accounting, computation, registration
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We can do it for less than what they're paying a bookkeeper, and they have a direct link to their accounting firm.
For details of how to enter the Year of the Bookkeeper Award and general inquiries about a career as a bookkeeper, contact: the International Association of Bookkeepers, Burford House, 44, London Road, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 1AS.
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As a not-for-profit, long-established industry body, the IAB qualifi-cations are highly regarded, by bookkeepers and those who use our services.
And for the vast majority of entrances and dialogue lines, theatrical bookkeepers saw no reason to supplement or otherwise alter the playwright's directions.
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