Explaining Governmental Accounting to Non-Accountants Without Making Them Dizzy

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Government financial reports are designed to meet the needs of a broad variety of users, most of whom are not accounting professionals. Unfortunately, for many non-accountants, the first reaction to encountering financial statements is likely to be confusion or worse, misunderstanding. This session is designed to equip accounting professionals with a practical and proven approach for explaining governmental financial statements to non-accountants.


Keith Dagen

Director of Finance, City of Richardson, TX

Bob Scott

Bob Scott

Executive Director of Administrative Services, Town of Prosper, TX