Unformatted text preview: However, it would have taken me at least five times as long to set up the financial statement and much longer to do even a little “dressing up” or formatting by hand. There are many functions built in to Excel to assist in minimizing accounting errors including all of the calculating formulas, spell check and AutoCorrect functions. However, a good accountant will understand nothing is perfect, and mistakes will occur, so prepare for them. The best way to avoid submitting work containing a mistake is to double-check your calculations a second time using a trusty ‘ole calculator....
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- Spring '11
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