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- What is the difference between accrued and accrual?
Accrual - What is the difference between accrued and accrual?
Accrual accounting is a method of tracking such accumulated payments, either as accrued expenses or accounts payable. Accrued expenses are those liabilities that have built up over time and are due to be paid. Accounts payable, on the other hand, are current liabilities that will be paid in the near future.