BEP 355 – Angielski w rachunkowości: Omawianie podatków (1)

BEP 355 - Angielski finansowy: Omawianie podatków 1

Witamy ponownie w Business English Pod na dzisiejszą lekcję accounting English for discussing taxes.

There’s an old saying in English that “nothing is certain except death and taxes.” Ale, although taxes are certain, the exact amount you have to pay isn’t. Just ask any accountant. For both companies and individuals, there are all sorts of ways to lower your tax bill. And a lower tax bill means more money in our pockets, or in our shareholders pockets. For this reason, tax is a popular topic of discussion, especially in the spring when most taxes are due.

W tym accounting English lekcja, we’ll listen to three managers at Brando Equipment discuss their tax situation. During the conversation, the managers use a lot of common expressions related to taxes. We call these expressions “collocations.A collocation is just a group of words that go together naturally.

Some English collocations, such as “take a chance,” are widely used. But many collocations are particular to a certain field of work or topic. And to work in that field or discuss that topic, you need to know these special expressions. When it comes to taxes, Na przykład, you need to know that we use the verb “filewith “taxesto talk about our yearly report to the government. Learning collocations like this in different fields will develop your vocabulary and help you sound more natural.

W oknie dialogowym, we’ll hear Christie, Glen, and Ivana discuss the tax situation at Brando Equipment, a subsidiary their company has recently purchased. Glen and Ivana are corporate managers, while Christie is an accountant. The three colleagues use many English collocations and vocabulary specific to taxes as they talk about how much tax Brando Equipment owes.

Pytania dotyczące słuchania

1. What does Ivana hope that they finish by the 30th of the month?
2. Near the start of the conversation, what does Christie say is higher than they anticipated?
3. What key piece of information does Glen want to know?

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