Define: Ledger

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Definition: Ledger


Quick Summary of Ledger


Books that contain all the details of financial accounts. There are three types of ledgers: the general ledger, the accounts receivable ledger, and the accounts payable ledger.



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Full Definition of Ledger


Books that contain all the details of financial accounts. There are three types of ledgers: the general ledger, the accounts receivable ledger, and the accounts payable ledger. The general ledger includes all the financial details from every business transaction, for each account listed in the charts of accounts. The other two include details relating to accounts receivable and accounts payable.


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This glossary post was last updated: 26th December 2018.