• Community councils are responsible to have their administrative staff prepare interim or monthly financial statements, as well as, annual year-end financial statements. The September 2020 guide and this supplement may help you to prepare financial statements in accordance with IFRS Standards. The guide provides examples and To examine how asset value is measured, let us begin with the way assets are categorized in the balance sheet. 0000001732 00000 n �.�|�C�Z��SdA�I��'! [����~)z@v��m8��Vo��J�Z�nP 9�g�T�ʶ���r�]h�PT����q*�(�0�� �VO���X��]�2�rL��>�8�h��VB���sšd��H�,u����j�$�V��c��qy{S�"%A���"��`.\���a��E\���K�H|��m�(E[#VO FINANCIAL STATEMENT SERVICES YOUR CPA CAN PROVIDE 3. Financial Statements: A Step-by-Step Guide to ... 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