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Pipara, G.C.

Balance sheet decoded keys to unlock balance sheet secrets - 3rd ed. - New Delhi Taxmann 2021 - 452 p.

Table of Content:

Statement of Profit & Loss
o Revenue from Operations
o Other Income
o Cost of Materials Consumed and Purchases of Traded Goods
o Manufacturing and Operating Cost
o Finance Cost
o Depreciation
o Tax Expense
o Other Expenses
o Exceptional Items, Extraordinary Items and Prior Period Items
o Property, Plant and Equipment – Tangible
o Fixed Assets – Intangible
o Investments
o Loans & Advances
o Other Assets
o Inventories and Trade Receivables
o Cash, Cash Equivalent and Bank Balances
o Advances Recoverable in Cash or Kind or for Value to be Received
o Shareholders’ Funds or Net Worth or Capital
o Provisions & Contingent Liabilities
o Borrowings
o Trade Payables and Other Liabilities

Concept of Audit and Auditor’s Report
o Understand the Audit
o Report on Internal Financial Controls
o Analysis of Opinions
o Analysis of Emphasis of Matters/Note

Companies Auditor’s Report Order
o Control over Resources
o Related Party Transactions
o Legal Compliance
o Statutory Dues
o Financial Health of the Company
o End Use of Funds
o Whistle Blower
o Resignation of Statutory Auditor

Connecting Statement
o Significant Accounting Policies
o Notes on Accounts
o Cash Flow Statements

Master Key
o How to Link 5 Key to Decode Financial Statement

This book aims to explain the readers how to read, understand, analyse and interlink the voluminous information available in the financial statement with the help of charts, case analysis, etc. In other words, this book provides in-depth analysis, stepwise approach with the use of case analysis, to understand & decode the financial statements.


Companies Auditor’s Report
Statement of Profit & Loss
Cash Flow Statements

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