Jayesh GuptaCurious In: 1. Financial Accounting > Accounting Terms & Basics What are outside liabilities? What are outside liabilities? Share Facebook You must login to add an answer. Username or email* Password* Captcha* Remember Me! Forgot Password? Need An Account, Sign Up Here 1 Answer Voted Recent Spriha Sparsh 2021-10-13T21:04:35+00:00Added an answer on October 13, 2021 at 9:04 pm This answer was edited. Liabilities are obligations which a business owes to external or internal parties.As per the accounting equation liabilities are equal to the difference between assets and capital. Total Outside Liabilities in relation to the Borrower can be all secured and unsecured loans, including current liabilities of the Borrower. External Liability or outside liability is an obligation which a business has to pay back to external parties i.e. lenders, vendors, government, etc. Payable to Sundry creditors for the supply of any goods for the business or payable to any contractors for receiving any services or payable to the Govt. or other departments for any statutory payments like taxes or other levies. All these liabilities are known as an external liability to the business and are shown on the liability side of the Balance sheet after charging into the profit & loss account of that period. Where, Internal Liability – All obligations which a business has to pay back to internal parties such as promoters, employees, etc. are termed as internal liabilities. Example – Capital, Salaries, Accumulated profits, etc. Example – Borrowings, Creditors, Taxes, etc. Where, 1) Person A takes a loan from person B (person not associated with the company), person B is an external liability to person A. 2) Person A has a tax liability of Rs.1000, here the government is an external liability to whom A has to pay the liability amount. 3) Person A got goods on credit from person C for 60 days, C is an external liability to A, which A has to pay within the time period. 0 Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Related Questions What are some examples of deferred revenue expenses? Are brands intangible assets? What comes in debit side of Realisation account? What is recorded in the Realisation account? What is not included in Realisation account? What is recorded on the credit side of a Realisation account? Can accounts payable have a debit balance?