journal voucher

Definition

An accounting record that notes the details of a transaction for record keeping and auditing purposes. Journal vouchers include the names of accounts affected, the date of the transaction, a description of the transaction, signatures of authorizing parties, and other details critical to proper accounting procedures.

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The journal voucher had a really unique purpose and was essential to have in order to give us a good feeling.

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You should make sure that you keep a hold of every journal voucher so that you have accurate records of all deals.

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We had not updated all of our accounting records yet but fortunately we had the journal voucher which contained the information we were looking for.

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