Evans, Martin
June 2011
Public Finance;Jun2011, Issue 6, p34
Trade Publication
The article presents the author's insights on the potential solutions for making local councils' accounts more comprehensible and simple for local governments in Great Britain. The author comments that in handling council accounts, governments need to produce non-Generally Accepted Accounting Practice (GAAP) complaint accounts that coordinate directly with the control framework. Moreover, councils should also continue with full accounts which are prepared in compliance with GAAP.


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