ACCOUNTING ENTITY ASSUMPTION Definition

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ACCOUNTING ENTITY ASSUMPTION states that a business is a separate legal entity from the owner. In the accounts the business' monetary transactions are recorded only.

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BILL OF SALE is a written statement attesting to the transfer (sale) of goods, possessions, or a business to a buyer.

UNIT-OF-WORK-PERFORMED METHOD is where revenue and cost of sales are recorded as units of work are delivered. This is most suitable to production-type contracts where many units of a product are produced in a continuous process, e.g. automobile manufacture.

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