A sale is realized as and when the invoice is generated but usually, a time period is provided to the customers for the payment of the amount due. The practice of conducting business on credit terms give rise to Accounts Receivable (AR) in the financial statements. The credit facility is laid down to ensure a smooth flow of the working capital into the businesses. there are complexities involved with the accounts receivable i.e. its management, the process of recording in financial statements, credit period etc.
Every entity will have an accounts receivable department and its structure depends upon the size of the business. Accounts receivable section is set up based on the probable number of Customer, the volume of the payments that would be processed for a period of time and the nature of reports that would be required by the management.
TAM is an outsourcing accounts receivable firm which can help the companies by easing the accounts receivable accounting services. Partnering with the firm can provide companies with access to manpower and resources which will help in the management of outstanding payments.