Define: Accounts Payable

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Definition: Accounts Payable


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Amounts due for payment to suppliers of goods or services, also described as trade creditors.



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Accounts payable is money owed to suppliers who have sent your business goods, or supplied it with services, who you haven’t yet paid. These are also known as trade creditors.


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