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By Warren Ruppel

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The substance of accounting requirements must also be understood in order for them to be properly applied. Understanding the reasons behind why technical requirements exist is an important ingredient in properly applying accounting standards. The 2013 edition of this book begins with an overview of governmental accounting principles and a description of the various types of funds currently in use by governmental entities. It then describes basic financial statements and provides guidance for reporting various assets, liabilities, revenues and expenses/expenditures.

Other organizations are governmental organizations under the Guide’s definition if they have one or more of the following characteristics: Popular election of officers or appointment (or approval) of a controlling majority of the members of the organization’s governing body by officials in one or more state or local governments The potential for unilateral dissolution by a government with the net assets reverting to a government The power to enact or enforce a tax levy In applying the above definitions, a public corporation is described in the Guide as an artificial person, such as a municipality or a governmental corporation, created for the administration of public affairs.

John DeRemigis of John Wiley & Sons had the confidence to work with me in developing the original concept for the book and in ensuring its continuing quality and success. Pam Reh’s efforts in producing the book are greatly appreciated. Of course, the time and effort needed to write and maintain this book would not be possible without a supportive family, for which I am grateful to my wife Marie, and my sons Christopher and Gregory. Warren Ruppel Woodcliff Lake, NJ December 2012 ABOUT THE AUTHOR Warren Ruppel, CPA, is a Partner at Marks Paneth & Shron LLP, New York, in the firm’s Nonprofit and Government Services Group and also is a leader in its Professional Practices Group.

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