PURCHASE RETURNS Definition

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PURCHASE RETURNS is a contra purchase account that records all credits from returned inventory purchases.

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UNDERRECORDED normally refers to an understatement as to what a total would be if all data was accurately included or considered; e.g. underrecorded costs, revenues, population, etc.

CANCEL SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS is to mark supporting documents as having been used to support a transaction so the same documents can't be used to support another transaction. An example is stamping vouchers "paid.”

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