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Introduction to accounting for groups and collaborative arrangements (day one)

Event

Event summary

Local authorities are increasingly facing the challenge of producing group accounts, or including transactions and balances with other entities, into their single entity accounts. This highly practical course, full of worked examples and exercises, proformas, hints and tips, offers a full overview of the process. It will support you in determining your group boundary, consolidating your subsidiaries, applying equity accounting to associates and joint ventures, and recognising transactions and balances for joint operations and other collaborative arrangements into your single entity accounts.

Date

08 November 2022
Starts: 10:00
Ends: 13:15

Standard price

£345.00 excl VAT

Network Member Price

£295.00 excl VAT

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About this event

The event is run as two half day sessions on:

  • Tuesday 8 November, 10.00am-1.15pm
  • Wednesday 9 November, 10.00am-1.15pm

Delegates should book on the event on 8 November using a prepaid place or payment, then confirm a complimentary place on the event on 9 November.

Who should attend?

These webinars are designed for local authority accountants looking to advance their understanding of the CIPFA/LASAAC Accounting Code of Practice on how to:

  • determine what types of collaborative arrangements their authorities have entered into
  • prepare group accounts and/or account for transactions and balances in their authority's single entity accounts

How you will benefit from attending?

These webinars are designed for local authority accountants looking to advance their understanding of the CIPFA/LASAAC Accounting Code of Practice on how to:

  • determine what types of collaborative arrangements their authorities have entered into
  • prepare group accounts and/or account for transactions and balances in their authority's single entity accounts.

How to book

Subscribers to the Finance Advisory Network can use a prepaid place to attend, or purchase additional discounted places at the rate of £295 + VAT. The cost for non-subscribers is £345 + VAT. Once you have booked your place you will be sent details of how to join.

Topics

  • Accounting
  • / Accounts closedown
  • / Alternative service delivery
  • / Financial reporting
  • / IFRS
  • / Local government

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Speaker - Graham Liddell, Managing Director, LPFG Ltd

Graham is a well-known thought leader on public sector audit, governance and financial reporting. He has worked extensively across the public sector in the UK in both internal and external audit including as Head of Internal Audit at Brighton and Hove City Council and the University of Hull, as the Audit Commission’s local government technical lead and in establishing Grant Thornton’s highly regarded public sector technical team. He is Managing Director of LPFG Ltd, an independent consultancy providing support to the public sector and a visiting lecturer on audit and assurance at Canterbury and Christ Church University.