Non-Trading Concern: Fill In the Blanks

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Written by True Tamplin, BSc, CEPF®
Updated on March 25, 2022

1. The receipts and payments account shows the amount of cash in hand or at bank or

2. In the income and expenditure account, expenses are recorded on the and income on the .

3. Any excess of income over expenditure is to the capital fund.

4. No distinction is made between and items in the receipts and payments account.

5. Revenue items are recorded in the .

6. Capital funds can be determined by taking the excess of over .

7. Any amount not credited to income is shown as a on the balance sheet.

8. A receipts and payments account is simply a summary of the .

9. The receipts and payments account starts with the balance.

10. The receipts and payments account ends with the balance.

11. Sales returns are also known as .

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Non-trading concern?

Nontrading concerns are organizations that do not engage in trade. Examples include clubs, hospitals, libraries, colleges, athletic clubs and so on.

What is receipts and payments account?

A non-profit organization is an institution which does not earn its income from sales. In general, it relies on members’ subscriptions and donations to fund its operations.

What is receipts and payments account?

What is receipts and payments account?

What is income and expenditure account?

The income and expenditure account is a Financial Statement that reports on the difference between gross earnings and expenses for a non-trading or government entity.

What accounts are prepared by non-trading concerns?

Non-trading organizations report on their finances annually. They prepare receipt and payment account, income and expenditure account, and balance sheets or statements of financial position.

True Tamplin, BSc, CEPF®

About the Author
True Tamplin, BSc, CEPF®

True Tamplin is a published author, public speaker, CEO of UpDigital, and founder of Finance Strategists.

True is a Certified Educator in Personal Finance (CEPF®), author of The Handy Financial Ratios Guide, a member of the Society for Advancing Business Editing and Writing, contributes to his financial education site, Finance Strategists, and has spoken to various financial communities such as the CFA Institute, as well as university students like his Alma mater, Biola University, where he received a bachelor of science in business and data analytics.

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