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Accounting Fundamentals
Author:           Curran, Michael G
ISBN:             0-07301460-5
Location:        North York
Call No.:         J101-Ac-Cur
This 7th edition includes: principles of accounting cycle, recording financial data, accounting for special procedures and, more.        
 
Accounting the easy way
Author:           Eisen, Peter J
ISBN:              0-7641-1976-1
Location:        North York
Call No:          J101–Ac–Eis
This 4th edition provides information on recording, adjusting, closing, and reversing entries, special journals, and controls, as well as accounting for inventories, payroll etc.
 
Basic accounting for the small business: simple foolproof techniques for keeping your books straight and staying out of troubles
Author:           Corniche, Clive G
ISBN:              0-88908-998-1 (Self Counsel business series)
Locations:      North York, Scarborough
Call No.:         J101–Ac–Cor
This 9th edition includes:  daily cash sheet, cash summary, statement ledger, payable journal etc.
 
Bookkeepers’ boot camp: get a grip on accounting basics
Author:           Mohr, Angie
ISBN:              0-88908-998-1 (Self Counsel business series)
Locations:      North York, Scarborough
Call No.:         J101–Ac–Moh
Find information on managing the paper flow, understanding the balance sheet, recording the sales cycle and more.
 
The Complete idiot’s guide to finance and accounting
Author:           Muchian, Michael
ISBN:              0-02-861752-5
Location:        North York
Call No.:         J100–FM–Muc
In the contents: accounts receivable, accounts payable, cash flow, payroll management, cost accounting, inventory control, commercial lenders, venture capital etc.
 
Your guide to accounting for small business
Author:           Herman, Peter
ISBN:              0-7740-0630-7
Location:        North York
Call No.:         J101–Ac-Her
This Canadian edition explains double entry bookkeeping, general ledger, reconciliation, balance sheet etc.
  

Most Common Software & Online Resources for Small Business

Simply Accounting by Sage
http://www.sage.com/ca/sage-50-accounting/try
 
Quick Books
http://quickbooks.intuit.ca/
 
Wave Accounting
https://www.waveapps.com/
 
FreshBooks
http://www.freshbooks.com/

Free online training

Introduction to Accounting
http://www.simplestudies.com 

So, you want to learn bookkeeping
http://www.dwmbeancounter.com/bookkeeping-tutorials.html
 

Relevant organizations 

Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA)
https://www.cpaontario.ca/‚Äč
416-962-1841
Certified General Accountants (CGAs), Certified Management Accountants (CMAs) and Chartered Accountants (CAs) are now unified under the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation.
 
Canadian Institute of Bookkeeping (CIB)
http://www.cibcb.com/
416-925-9420
A national non-profit organization having the following objectives: to establish educational, professional and ethical standards in the bookkeeping profession.
 
Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)
http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/
1-800-959-5525
The agency administers the “tax laws for the Government of Canada and for the most provinces and territories, and various social and economic benefit and incentive programs delivered through the tax system.
 
Office of the Auditor General of Canada (OAG)
http://http://www.oag-bvg.gc.ca/ 
613-995–3708
An Officer of Parliament that audits “federal government departments and agencies, most Crown corporations and many other federal organizations.
 
Canadian Tax Foundation
http://www.ctf.ca/
416-599–0283
A non-profit tax research organization analyzing personal, corporate and, international tax and government matters.
 
 
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