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Errors in Ending Inventory

From time to time, business news will report that the management of a company has misstated its profits by knowingly establishing an incorrect amount for its ending inventory.

Required:

Why would a manager intent on misstating profits choose ending inventory to achieve the desired effect?

To determine

Introduction:

Ending inventory is the most effect item at the time of calculate the cost of goods sold.

Ending inventory is the measure of inventory an organization has available toward the finish of its financial year. It is firmly related with ending inventory cost, which is the measure of cash spent to get these products in stock. It ought to be determined at the lower of expense or market.

To choose:

Why would a manager intent on misstating profits choose ending inventory to achieve the desired effect?

Explanation

Inventory is an advantage and its ending balance is accounted for in the present resource area of an organization’s asset report. Inventory isn’t a salary proclamation account.

Be that as it may, the adjustment in inventory is a segment in the estimation of the Cost of Goods Sold, which ...

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