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High-quality business reporting is at the heart of strong and sustainable organizations, financial markets, and economies. It allows organizations to present a cohesive explanation of their business and helps them engage with internal and external stakeholders, including customers, employees, shareholders, creditors, and regulators, while also promoting better internal decision making. Professional accountants are integral to all phases of organizational reporting. Read More
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Principles for Effective Business Reporting Processes
January 17, 2013 - IFAC
This offers guidance in achieving a dynamic and circular management process for enhancing reporting processes.
The IFRS Foundation offers free access to the current year's consolidated unaccompanied English language Standards and official Interpretations (this includes IFRS, IAS, IFRIC and SIC*). 'Unaccompanied' means without the Implementation Guidance and the Basis for Conclusions.
The Future of EU Public Sector Accounting in a Global Context
October 28, 2016 - Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
This discussion paper seeks to encourage a broad consensus among both public and private sector stakeholders to assist the reform of public sector accounting across Europe. Responses in any form from interested stakeholders are encouraged by March 31, 2017.
Brochure that explains IFAC’s campaign for enhanced public financial reporting, sound decision making, and accountability.
IFAC policy position paper on the use of accrual-based accounting—through the adoption and implementation of International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS).
New FEE paper puts forward ideas for corporate reporting to evolve in a way that will keep pace with the developing economic reality and address the needs of a wider stakeholder audience.
Learn about expert insights into the future of reporting.
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