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College Accounting, Chapters 1-27

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College Accounting, Chapters 1-27

23rd Edition
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Publisher: Cengage Learning,
ISBN: 9781337794756

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Chapter
Section
Chapter 4, Problem 1TF
Textbook Problem

Source documents serve as historical evidence of business transactions.

Expert Solution
To determine

Identify whether the given statement is true or false.

Answer to Problem 1TF

True statement

Explanation of Solution

Source documents: A document that provides information about the company’s business transaction is known as source documents.

Source documents helps in entering the transactions in the accounting system. Moreover, when someone questions about the accounting records, the source documents can be used as an evidence for the accuracy of the accounting records and can be filed for future reference. Some of the examples of the source document are check stubs, cash register tapes, purchase invoices from the suppliers and sales invoices issued to the customers or clients.

Therefore, from the above explanation, it is determined that the statement Source document serve as historical evidence of business transactions is true.

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