Government and Not-for-Profit Accounting: Concepts and Practices / Edition 1

Government and Not-for-Profit Accounting: Concepts and Practices / Edition 1

by Michael H. Granof
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471115886

ISBN-13: 9780471115885

Pub. Date: 12/28/1997

Publisher: Wiley

Unlike other government and not-for-profit (NFP) books, this one is directed at potential users rather than preparers of financial reports. It demonstrates the significance of reported information and shows users (managers, investors, taxpayers, legislators, trustees) how to interpret and analyze accounting information.

Overview

Unlike other government and not-for-profit (NFP) books, this one is directed at potential users rather than preparers of financial reports. It demonstrates the significance of reported information and shows users (managers, investors, taxpayers, legislators, trustees) how to interpret and analyze accounting information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471115885
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/28/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
674
Product dimensions:
8.07(w) x 10.24(h) x 1.33(d)

Table of Contents

The Government and Not-for-Profit Environment.

Fund Accounting.

Issues of Budgeting and Control.

Recognizing Revenue in Governmental Funds.

Recognizing Expenditures in Governmental Funds.

Revenues and Expenditures in Other Not-for-Profit Organizations.

Accounting for Capital Projects and Debt Service.

Long-Lived Assets and Investments in Marketable Securities.

Long-Term Obligations.

Business-Type Activities.

Fiduciary Funds.

Issues of Reporting, Disclosure, and Financial Analysis.

Using Cost Information to Manage and Control.

Managing for Results.

Auditing Governments and Not-for-Profit Organizations.

Federal Government Accounting.

Glossary.

Value Tables.

Index.

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