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End of Year Accounts

Financial management and accountability are crucial issues for councils. At no time does this responsibility become more under scrutiny than at the end of the financial year.

Clerks, Responsible Financial Officers and councillors all need to know what is expected from the end of year accounts within the unique framework set for local councils.

This course provides valuable information and supports you to understand the following:

  • Important dates and action points
  • End of year accounts – Receipts & Payments or Income & Expenditure?
  • The importance of the Annual Return
  • Council responsibilities and approval
  • The internal Audit process
  • The expectations of the external auditors
  • How to avoid a qualified audit
  • The implications of a qualified audit
  • The future of external audit

Course Fees

£25+ VAT per delegate

Training Dates

Wednesday 31 January 2018 9.30am - 12.00pm