unidade de conta

English translation: unit of account

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Portuguese term or phrase:unidade de conta
English translation: unit of account

22:21 Apr 2, 2018
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Bus/Financial - Law: Taxation & Customs / bitcoin
Portuguese term or phrase: unidade de conta
Fernando Ulrich, por outro lado, aborda o bitcoin como um instrumento com potencial para desempenhar as mesmas funções de uma moeda, a saber, unidade de conta, meio de troca e reserva de valor(unitofaccount, meansofexchange, storeofvalue)
Lilian Magalhães
Brazil
Local time: 07:02
unit of account
Explanation:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unit_of_account

A unit of account in economics is a nominal monetary unit of measure or currency used to represent the real value (or cost) of any economic item; i.e. goods, services, assets, liabilities, income, expenses. It is one of three well-known functions of money.[1] It lends meaning to profits, losses, liability, or assets.

A unit of account in financial accounting refers to the words that are used to describe the specific assets and liabilities that are reported in financial statements rather than the units used to measure them.[2] Unit of account and unit of measure are sometimes treated as synonyms in financial accounting and economics.
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unit of account


Explanation:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unit_of_account

A unit of account in economics is a nominal monetary unit of measure or currency used to represent the real value (or cost) of any economic item; i.e. goods, services, assets, liabilities, income, expenses. It is one of three well-known functions of money.[1] It lends meaning to profits, losses, liability, or assets.

A unit of account in financial accounting refers to the words that are used to describe the specific assets and liabilities that are reported in financial statements rather than the units used to measure them.[2] Unit of account and unit of measure are sometimes treated as synonyms in financial accounting and economics.

Gilmar Fernandes
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mario Freitas: Rsrs, a tradução está no próprio texto
5 mins
  -> Thanks Mario. I just noticed that now that you mentioned...it's weird because it was spelled like that :)

agree  Claudio Mazotti
35 mins
  -> Thanks Claudio :)

agree  Douglas Bissell
8 hrs
  -> Thanks Doug :)

agree  Clauwolf
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  -> Obrigado, Cláudio :)
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