Accounting Software

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Accounting Software

A computer program that helps a company deal with its accounting needs. For example, accounting software may list accounts payable, account balances, and so forth. If information is entered accurately, it eliminates calculation errors. A company may buy accounting software, develop its own, or buy a program while making its own modifications.
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This case gives instructors of accounting information systems courses a method to relate REA as described in textbooks to the structure of an actual accounting system.
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Heffes: You are saying, then, that the accounting system simply doesn't reflect or measure the way today's business is done?
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For the company that has multiple locations or multiple divisions, the software can be set up so that its nucleus, the accounting system, is common for all of the company's applications.

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