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Definition of

net receipts


income after all deductions have been made receipts calculated after the deduction of commission, tax, discounts, and other associated expenses.

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    flows from investment activities ($)Purchases of marketable securities−58,000Receipts from sales of marketable securities45,000Loans made to borrowers−16,000Collections on loans11,000Purchases of plant and real estate assets−150,000Receipts from sales of plant and real estate assets47,000Net cash flow

  • Creating a Profit and Loss (P&L) Account


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    ’s cash receipts and disbursements (R&D). Receipts primarily include accounts from recent sales, sales of other assets, proceeds of financing, etc. Disbursements include salaries, payments for recent purchases, dividends, and debt servicing. Many of the R&D entries are based on projected future sales.


Definitions of ’net receipts’ and meaning of ’net receipts’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’net receipts’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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