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Customer: in a business tax return, my total assets at beginning of the year were 12,500 and at the end of the year my assets were 2,999, how do i get the assets equal to the liabilites and equity
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Customer: well no, are the assets what a business is worth?
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Hello. My name is ***** ***** I will assist your you with your question today. Do you have a completed trial balance for the company? The equity will include the retained earnings from the prior year as well as the net income (revenue less expenses) for the current year. Are you on the cash basis of accounting?
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