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2015 Understanding Municipal Financial Statements Webinar

Webinar - Understanding Municipal Financial Statements - What do they say?
Gain a solid understanding of how to easily read and interpret what your Municipalities financial statements say and don't say. This course will present a practical and easy-to-understand approach to reading and interpreting municipal financial statements suitable for persons who do not have a financial background.

Tuesdays and Thursdays: February 24, 26 and March 3, 5, 2015 (inclusive four dates)
Four, one and one-half hour webinar sessions scheduled over four dates.

Cost: $295 per registrant + GST        
View the full webinar brochure  and register now.

Presenter:
Nancy Gomerich, BBA, CA, NG Consulting

Delivering the material through the review and analysis of an illustrative set of municipal financial statements you will:      
  • Gain an understanding of the objectives and limits of municipal financial statements
  • Learn to identify key financial numbers and relationships
  • Identify and discuss the meaning/relevance of financial indicators like accumulated surplus, annual surplus, net debt, amortization, deferred revenue, post-retirement benefits, etc.
  • Quickly identify and assess a Municipality's financial position
  • Develop a better understanding of the audit report
  • Learn how to compare the municipal financial statements results of operations (i.e., the income statement) to the annual budget document.
As a result of this course, you will be better equipped to understand and evaluate your Municipality's year-end financial position and annual operations, improving your ability to assess and consider a wide range of financial issues.

The course will be delivered in a webinar format, lead by Nancy Gomerich, NG Consulting. 


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