It is the opposite of prepaid expense

It refers to income of future period received in advance




When we Receive Advance

Bank Dr

      To Party


Party Dr

    To Prepaid Income


Prepaid Income Dr

        To Income A/c      



The Company entered into contract with its client A ltd for providing technical services 

As per contract,Rs 300000 was received in advance for the period Jan to March on 1 Jan

Pass Entries in books of company assuming Monthly Closing

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  1. Accounts and Finance
  2. Step 3 Passing Book Closure Entries

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