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CPT Chapter Inventories

CA CPT chapter “Inventories” deals with the different methods of valuing the cost of inventories and the determination of the Gross Profit margin. Valuation of inventories is critical since it can affect the profits of the organization as also its assets position.The chapter also looks at the intricacies in physical counting of stock.

CA CPT Exam  

With Sheela Warrier.Duration:3hrs 25min 

Inventory  Duration (min:sec)
Introduction to Inventory  
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Introduction}Introduction{/modal} 01:16
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Index}Index{/modal} 02:31
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Terminology}Terminology{/modal} 08:12
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Business Flow}Business Flow{/modal} 02:47
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Types of Inventory}Types of Inventory{/modal} 14:39
Relevance of Inventory Valuation  
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Relevance of Inventory Valuation}Relevance of Inventory Valuation{/modal} 02:26
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Matching concept}Matching concept{/modal} 10:23
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Increase Decrease }Increase Decrease {/modal} 03:56
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Equation}Equation{/modal} 06:08
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Gross Profit Margin}Gross Profit Margin{/modal} 12:03
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Example of Equation & GP margin}Example of Equation & GP margin{/modal} 04:55
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Summary}Summary{/modal} 03:24
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=End Relevance of Inventory Valuation}End Relevance of Inventory Valuation{/modal}
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Quiz1}Quiz1{/modal} 11:42
Basis of Inventory Valuation  
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Basis of Inventory Valuation}Basis of Inventory Valuation{/modal} 06:30
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Purchase Cost}Purchase Cost{/modal} 10:06
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Methods of inventory valuation}Methods of inventory valuation{/modal} 04:38
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=FIFO}FIFO{/modal} 05:42
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=LIFO}LIFO{/modal} 06:36
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=FIFO vs. LIFO}FIFO vs. LIFO{/modal} 03:11
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Simple and Weighted Average}Simple and Weighted Average{/modal} 04:25
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Comparison LIFO vs. FIFO vs. Av vs.WAV}Comparison LIFO vs. FIFO vs. Av vs.WAV{/modal} 03:12
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Non Historical cost}Non Historical cost{/modal} 09:28
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Quiz2}Quiz2{/modal} 07:34
Recording Inventory  
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Accounting Records vs. Costing Records}Accounting Records vs. Costing Records{/modal} 04:47
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Inventory Recording system}Inventory Recording system{/modal} 13:19
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Stock Taking}Stock Taking{/modal} 08:27
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Quiz3}Quiz3{/modal} 12:07
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Additional Questions}Additional Questions{/modal} 7:52
{modal;rel=0|width=780|height=439|title=Conclusion}Conclusion{/modal} 09:12
Total 3:25:01


Few things covered by us


Business Flow
Types of Inventory
Why Inventory Valuation?
Basis of Inventory Valuation
Purchase Cost
Methods of Inventory Valuation
Accounting Records vs Cost Records
Inventory Record System
Stock Taking


Current Assets - assets that can be converted to cash within a year
Current Liabilities- obligations that have to be met within a year
Working Capital = Current Assets - Current Liabilities
Liquidity - the degree of ease of conversion of an asset to cash
Current Ratio = Current Assets / Current Liabilities
Direct Cost - cost that can be identified with the product
Overhead - indirect cost and cannot be identified with a specific product
Gross Profit Margin = (Gross Profit / Net Sales) x 100
Accounting Standards- ensure uniformity in the preparationof financial statements

Why Inventory Valuation?

True Income
True Financial Position
Liquidity Analysis
Statutory Compliance

Non Historical Costs

Standard Cost
Adjusted Selling price

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