ZIMSEC O Level Principles of Accounts: Books of Original Entry: Cash Book
- The Cash Book consists of the cash account and the bank account put together in one book.
- The result is that all monies paid and received on the same day are recorded on the same page whether they were in the form of cash or bank payments
- The bank column contains details of the payments made by cheque and direct transfers from
- the bank account and of the money received and paid into the bank account.
- The bank will have a copy of the account in its own books.
- The bank regularly sends a copy of the account as it appears in its book in the form of a bank statement.
- A bank statement can also be received upon request to the bank.
- The bank’s statement can be used by the business to ensure that there are no errors in its own books.
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