Wiley GAAP for Governments 2011 is a comprehensive guide to the accounting and financial reporting principles used by state and local governments as well as other governmental entities. Designed with the needs of the user in mind, a "New Developments" chapter offers the important developments in governmental GAAP during the past year.
- Full coverage of authoritative accounting standards
- Extremely useful and user-friendly examples, illustrations, and helpful practice hints
- A comprehensive guide to the accounting and financial reporting principles used by state and local governments as well as other governmental entities
- Provides a look ahead to the status of current and future Governmental Accounting Standards Board standards and projects
- Offers information on the very latest in standard-setting activities
- Also by Warren Ruppel: Governmental Accounting Made Easy
Wiley GAAP for Governments 2011 is a thorough, reliable reference financial professionals will consistently keep on their desks rather than on their bookshelves.
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