Accountant's Day in Russia

The representatives of almost all professions have their holidays, but not easy things with their professional holiday Russian accountants. The calendar of professional events in honor of the accountant is not marked in red, no date.

Officially, Russia Day, an accountant is not ... However, most accountants traditionally celebrate this holiday November 21, a day when Russian President Boris Yeltsin in 1996 signed the Law "On Accounting". By the way, 21 November is also the Day of the tax authorities, which again indicates a strong connection between these disciplines.

For many years old accountant Moscow celebrated on November 16. In addition, some sources to find information about the celebration of the Day of 25 or accountant November 28 — the day of publication of the Federal Law "On Accounting" in 1996. In a word, a mess, quite uncharacteristic for this profession, loving precision.

Interesting to note that there is a International Day of accounting (International Accounting Day), or, in other words, the International Accountant Day, celebrated annually November 10. This date was chosen in conjunction with the publication November 10, 1494 in Venice, Luca Pacioli labor (Luca Pacioli) «All about arithmetic, geometry and proportion." One chapter of the book contains information on the accounts, and Pacioli was called "the father of accounting."

It is clear from the careful work of accountants and depends not only on the success of individual companies, but also the economy of the entire state. Today in Russia employs more than 3.5 million people in this profession.