This book is complementary to the main book "Cost Accounting: Theory and Practice" and all exercises which are given at the end of each chapter are solved in this book. Hence, readers are advised to refer both the books to develop confidence and mastery of the subject. This book will be useful for the students pursuing the courses of B.Com, B.C.S, B.B.A, M.Com, MCS, MBA, MCA, PGDM, PGDFM, CA, ICWA and ACS since problems asked in various universities and professional courses are included.
It contains 469 problems and solutions with explanatory notes and hints at appropriate places.
By the same authors:
- Cost Accounting: Theory & Practice
- Cost Accounting: Fundamentals & Elements
- Cost Accounting: Methods & Techniques.
1. Cost Analysis: Cost Classification and Cost Sheet 2. Materials Cost Control 3. Materials Costing 4. Labour Cost Control 5. Methods of Wage Payment 6. Overheads–Nature and Classification 7. Accounting for Overheads and Control 8. Administration, Selling and Distribution Overheads 9. Cost Ledger 10. Reconcitiation of Cost and Financial Accounts 11. Integral Accounting 12. Output Costing/Unit Costing/ Single Costing 13. Job Costing and Batch Costing 14. Contract Costing/Terminal Costing 15. Process Costing 16. Joint Products, By-products and Main Products Costing 17. Service Costing or Operating Costing 18. Marginal Costing 19. Budget and Budgetary Control 20. Standard Costing and Variance Analysis.
R. Palaniappan :- R. Palaniappan formerly Head, Department of Commerce, Government Arts College, Salem, has more than 33 years experience in teaching Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting and Management Accounting both at undergraduate and postgraduate level. He is a visiting faculty at the Southern Chapter of Cost and Works Accountant of India and Salem Chapter of Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He has wide experience in coaching students for CA, ICWA and ACS courses. He is member board of studies/examiner in various institutes/autonomous colleges and professional bodies.Dr. N. Hariharan :- Dr. N. Hariharan is Senior Fellow – Faculty of Accounting and Finance, Botho University, Gaborone, Botswana. He is the Founder Chairman and Hon. Director of CEAT – Centre for Excellence in Accounting and Taxation. [www.ce-at.in]. He is also Director CIMA Programme, (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, London), CEAT Study Centre, Pune. He is into academics for more than 18 years, serving in various capacities at various reputed institutes teaching Core Finance and Commerce subjects at undergraduate, postgraduate and professional course levels. He has attended and presented papers at various state, national and international level seminars. He has presented a proposed research paper to Cambridge University, UK. He is a Visiting Faculty at the Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Southern India Regional Council, Chennai and in various B-Schools in Pune, Maharashtra. He is member, board of studies/examiner in various institutes/autonomous colleges and professional bodies. He is part of the Editorial Committee of various Management Journals published from India and USA. He specializes in the field of Taxation, Accountancy and Finance. He has also authored two books on Income Tax.