This course offers a comprehensive and timely new way of handling accounts payable systems and processes. It explores all aspects of the accounts payable process, from the establishment of the contract and the purchase order to the supplier validation process, invoice processing and payment, accounting, and fiscal close. You'll find best practices, tools, and internal controls that can help safeguard a company's cash and other assets, while also discovering how to implement new digital technologies in every aspect of the accounts payable process. You'll find information on new and upcoming trends in accounts payable, like artificial intelligence, machine learning, and robotic process automation. PLEASE NOTE: Not accepted for Enrolled Agents. All course material provided. No prerequisites. Course level: Basic.
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