Purchase of fixed assets on credit is originally recorded in Journal Proper. On the assumption that the asset was purchased on credit, the initial entry is a credit to accounts payable and a debit to the applicable fixed asset account for the cost of the asset.
The claims against the company not acknowledged as debts are shown as
The claims against the company not acknowledged as debts are shown as notes to balance sheet. All claims which the company does not acknowledge as debts should be disclosed. Claims against the company by the labour union for additional wages, compensation, etc. come under this category.
Under cash basis of accounting, revenue is recognized when
The trade discount on purchases are not all recorded in the books. Trade discount is not separately shown in the books of accounts, and all amounts recorded in a purchases or sales book are done in the net amount only.
Debt equity ratio is a leverage ratio. The debt-to-equity ratio (D/E) is a financial ratio indicating the relative proportion of shareholders' equity and debt used to finance a company's assets. Closely related to leveraging, the ratio is also known as risk, gearing or leverage.