College Accounting (Book Only): A ...

13th Edition
Scott + 1 other
ISBN: 9781337280570



College Accounting (Book Only): A ...

13th Edition
Scott + 1 other
ISBN: 9781337280570
Textbook Problem

What Would You Say?

A friend of yours wants to start her own pet-sitting business. She already has a business license that is required in her city. She has had a personal checking account for years. You have told her that she also needs to open a separate account for her business needs, but she does not understand why she needs to have two separate accounts. Explain to her why she should have a business account separate from her personal account. Use some of the language of business you have learned in your text’s Introduction and in this chapter.

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Indicate the reasons for maintaining a separate business account for a business.


Accounting concepts: These are the assumptions and concepts necessary to prepare and report the accounting formation in a relevant format which is better understood by the users.

Separate entity concept: The business entity is considered and maintained as a separate business unit...

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