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Management Accounting

a I/A Accounting Management Accounting 1. Management accounting – Its nature, purposes, place in general accounting theory, role in general and strategic decision making process of management, comparisons with other areas of accounting 2. Definitions of cost, cost classification, cost behaviour 3. Costing issues – Cost accumulation; cost allocation, apportionment, absorption; overheads, overhead absorption rates, under and over-recovery of overheads, normal and actual costing 4. Absorption...

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000) * 7,000 = $350 b) It is considered the extraction process of ore spending more money than silver. In turn, the finished product will be needed a high costing. Regarding to this problem, Silver Company shall use a joint-costing based accounting method. It is because each finished products can share the cost of extraction. As a result, the financial controller can be easily for calculation of the actual cost of production. In purchasing area, Silver Company can be employed more professor...

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taxes | | 1600000 | Income Taxes 30% | | 480000 | Net income | | 1120000 | Scenario: The sales agents want sales commissions increased to 20%, this will caused the commission to agents would increase to $3,200,000 (20%X $16,000,000). The management of Pittman Company suggested to employ company’s sales force and incurred $2,400,000 fixed costs for the sales force. Besides Pittman Company would also save $75,000 a year because no need to pay the audit firm for check out the agent reports, so...

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Differences Between Management Accounting and Financial Accounting

STUDENT NO: …………………………... SEMINAR TUTOR …………………………... Introduction Accounting is concerned with providing both financial and non-financial information that will help decision makers to make good decisions. An understanding of accounting therefore requires an understanding of the decision making process and an awareness of the users of accounting information. The major purposes of accounting are to formulate overall strategies and long-run plans. Resource allocation decisions such...

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Management Accounting - Setting Prices

cco Management Accounting Tutorial 5 15-3. List and briefly describe 4 major influences on pricing decisions Customer Demand: the demands of customers are of paramount importance in all phases of business operations, from the design of a product to the setting of its price. Product-design issues and pricing considerations are interrelated, so they must be examined simultaneously. For example, for a higher quality product; you need higher quality materials which will affect a higher cost and...

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Management Accounting Assignment

602 Management Accounting David Xu Id: 65990771 Session Preparation Assignment (SPA) #2 Understanding Key Cost Relationships 1. Read Chapter 2 of SN, Key meanings in the Chapter. Understanding key cost in a firm is the most important issue in management accounting. That is because business survives on value exchange. Customers and business are willing to exchange money and services (products) based on the costs. How products cost can effect a firm’s financial health is...

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Introduction to Management Accounting Terms and Examples

Introduction to Management Accounting Terms and examples Accounting is the process of analyzing and recording transactions for the purpose of preparing reports for statutory reporting, decision making and control.   Types of accounting Bookkeeping is the recording of financial transactions. Transactions include sales, purchases, income, receipts and payments by an individual or organization. Bookkeeping is usually performed by a bookkeeper. Bookkeeping should not be confused with accounting. The accounting...

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Chapter 1 4 Management Accounting

Chapter 1 Managerial Accounting, the Business Organization, and Professional Ethics Management accounting produces information for managers within an organization. Financial accounting produces information for external parties, such as stockholders, suppliers, banks, and government regulatory agencies. What kind of accounting information do managers need to achieve their goals and objectives? Good accounting information helps answer three types of questions: 1. Scorecard questions 2. Attention-directing...

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Intro to Management Accounting

Managerial Accounting Overview BA 115 Management Accounting Measures, analyzes, and reports financial and non financial information non-financial that helps managers make decisions to fulfill the goals of an organization organization. Activity IFRS/IAS-based Financial Reports Generally, cannot be used for the day-to-day d t d goals of the managers. Financial vs Managerial Acctg MANAGERIAL Primary users Focus and emphasis Rules of measurement and reporting Level of detail Managers...

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Management Accounting and Finance Test

TEMASEK POLYTECHNIC SCHOOL OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING & FINANCE (BAF2016) AY 2011/12 MID-SEM TEST OCTOBER SEMESTER Name:___________________________________ Tutorial Class:____ Admission No. __________________________ Seat No:____ TIME ALLOWED: 1 HOUR READING TIME: 10 MINUTES TOTAL: 40 MARKS Instructions: 1. Do not turn the page over until instructed to do so. 2. This paper consists of 5 printed pages (excluding cover page). 3. Answer...

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