accounting period

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accounting period

nesercizio finanziario, periodo contabile
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If, say, your year end was September 30, 2015, and you wanted to invest PS625,000 in new plant you would be better splitting this into two different accounting periods.
Agribusinesses invest in long-term assets by building capacity to create products to sell for many accounting periods in the future.
Retail-operations has three accounting periods per year and the stock-turn for each accounting period is computed by the total movement of stock through all retail outlets, divided by the opening inventory for the accounting period.
Subsequent accounting periods will end on the new accounting reference date of
SMEs and groups are prohibited from qualifying as such merely by extending their accounting periods so that they end on or after 30 January 2004.
It is also necessary to extend the period in which corporations that have suffered losses in their accounting period may deduct their losses from their income in their ensuing accounting periods.
November 16, 1999 PricewaterhouseCoopers: Tax Accounting Periods and Methods and Federal Tax Issues Update
Investment income (interest and dividends) is recognized as revenue in the period it is earned and gains and losses are recognized as changes in net assets in the accounting periods in which they occur.
further stated that the accounting treatment for the first-year maintenance revenue recognition, which is to be used in the 1993 audited financial statements, will be the same accounting treatment used in accounting periods prior to the change made in the accounting estimate used in preparing the preliminary fourth- quarter unaudited results announced on Feb.
Reported results may therefore appear to be volatile in certain accounting periods.
The firm said doing this could have the potential to result In a timely tax repayment or reduce tax liabilities relating to previous accounting periods.