Journal of Applied Sciences in Accounting, Finance, and Tax
Vol 3 No 2 (2020): October 2020

Accounting Analysis in Accounts Receivable Management to Minimize the Risk of Uncollectible Receivables at ALS Hotel and Resort

Suwantari, N L M Puri (Unknown)
Ariana, I M (Unknown)
Suprapto, P Adi (Unknown)



Article Info

Publish Date
30 Oct 2020

Abstract

ALS Hotel and Resort applies a credit policy in its operations. The high level of credit sales owned by the hotel, which is followed by the high number of delinquent receivables, has the potential to become uncollectible accounts. Therefore, proper management of accounts receivable is required. This research aims to determine the effect of the application of accounts receivable accounting treatment on the effectiveness of accounts receivable management in minimizing the risk of uncollectible receivables at ALS Hotels and Resort. This research used data obtained through unstructured interviews, observation, and documentation. The data analysis technique used was descriptive qualitative analysis technique and quantitative descriptive. The results of this research showed that the accounting treatment for ALS Hotel and Resort accounts receivable was following the Financial Accounting Standards. Accounts receivable management effectiveness was not yet effective because hotel management has not considered all 5C principles. The receivables collection policy has not been optimal due to the receivable turnover ratio and average collection period that show sub-standard results and impact on the arrears and billing ratios. The suitability of accounting treatment for accounts receivable provides relevant information that the management of accounts receivable to minimize uncollectible receivables has not been effective.

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Journal Info

Abbrev

JASAFINT

Publisher

Subject

Economics, Econometrics & Finance

Description

Journal of Applied Sciences in Accounting, Finance, and Tax is a forum provided for researchers, both from universities, practitioners and the industrial world. The publication is a result of research, studies or ideas on Accounting, Finance, and Tax. JASAFINT is published with a focus and scope on ...