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French translation: porter en déduction [(le petit compte) du grand compte]

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English term or phrase:contra offset against...
French translation:porter en déduction [(le petit compte) du grand compte]
Entered by: Karine Le Goaziou
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16:55 Feb 22, 2006
English to French translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general) / Crédit
English term or phrase: contra offset against...
The Credit Control team reviews our cheque remittances for mutual accounts and contact the relevant companies to arrange for them to pay their balance or agree the ‘Cheque Swap’. The payment remittances that the Credit Team requires to be held pending agreement on payment are given to the Vice President for Finance to keep until the Credit Team authorise their release.
We agree with our customer to contra (offset against) the smaller account from the larger amount owed Once done the balance can paid to clear both accounts.
Karine Le Goaziou
Local time: 03:41
porter en déduction [(le petit compte) du grand compte]
Explanation:
c'est l'idée d'effectuer une compensation
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Jacqueline Johnston
Local time: 02:41
Grading comment
Merci !
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +1porter en déduction [(le petit compte) du grand compte]
Jacqueline Johnston


  

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porter en déduction [(le petit compte) du grand compte]


Explanation:
c'est l'idée d'effectuer une compensation

Jacqueline Johnston
Local time: 02:41
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 325
Grading comment
Merci !

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Thomas Herbaut: oui! ''compensation'' est le terme specifique employe en compta francaise
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