PowerShell: How to Properly Delete a Msol User Account

# Set the user ObjectID attribute variable

# Move user account to Recycle Bin
Remove-MsolUser -ObjectId $msolUser

# Purge from Recycle Bin
Get-MsolUser -ObjectID $msolUser -ReturnDeletedUsers | Remove-MsolUser -RemoveFromRecycleBin

# Remove from contacts bin
Get-MsolContact -ObjectID $msolUser | FL #Validate that this is a correct account
Get-MsolContact -ObjectID $msolUser | Remove-MsolContact

# Optional: if object is a group instead of a user
Get-MsolGroup -ObjectID $msolUser | Select EmailAdress,ProxyAddresses #Validate that this is the correct account
Get-MsolGroup -ObjectID $msolUser | Remove-MsolGroup
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