TITLE

A FULL ACCOUNT?

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Nigel
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Public Finance;Jun2011, Issue 6, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the changes and works needed to manage and prevent the increasing length and complexity of local authority accounts in Great Britain. The author believes that to counter the complexity of preparing council accounts, local authorities need to get rid of excessive reserves and clear and simple measures of the financial standing should be created. Moreover, the local government should practice the value of financial resilience and make financial information more accessible.
ACCESSION #
62508530

 

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