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accrual revenue expenses: Original post by Ryan Menezes of Demand Media A company's accrual profit is another name for its net income. This value is its income after expenses, or the difference between its revenues and expenses during a period. If you need to calculate the accrual profit from scratch, you have to compile accounting data about the company's expenses and revenues. However, if you have access to the company's…

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