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Bad debt expense

When does bad debt expense get booked into contra revenue vs. OPEX?


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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
LinkedIn Profile
(President & CFO, |

Bad debt is not Contra Revenue, it is a Contra-Asset (Allowance for Doubtful receivables).

Bad Debt is an expense.

Olive O
Title: Controller
Company: P&P
(Controller, P&P) |

Yes, but is the expense always booked in OPEX?


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