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temporary accounts: Original post by Kathy Adams McIntosh of Demand Media A post-closing trial balance lists every account that contains a balance after the close of the accounting period. The accounting period closes when the accountant records all financial entries in the general ledger and the financial statements are prepared. The balances contained in the post-closing trial balance represent the beginning…

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