1 Credits: Accounting
Many aspects of accounting for a partnership are the same as for a corporation. However, there are some variant features in partnership accounting. This course focuses on the accounting for all types of transactions that are unique to a partnership. Topics covered include the contribution of funds to a partnership, capital accounts, the allocation of profits and losses to partners, the admission of a new partner into a partnership, and the liquidation of a partnership.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Identify the uses to which a capital account is put.
- Describe the accounting for the various partnership-related transactions.
- Cite the proper treatment of income taxes in a partnership.
- Note the proper accounting treatment when a partner retires.
- Describe the process flow for a partnership liquidation.
June 13, 2022
There are no prerequisites.
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Steven M. Bragg, CPA, is a full-time book and course author who has written more than 250 business books and courses. He provides Western CPE with self-study courses in the areas of accounting and finance, with an emphasis on the practical application of accounting standards and management techniques. A sampling of his courses include the The New Controller Guidebook, The GAAP Guidebook, Accountants’ Guidebook, and Closing the Books: An Accountant’s Guide. He also manages the Accounting Best Practices podcast. Steven has been the CFO or controller of both public and private companies and has been a consulting manager with Ernst & Young and …