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Answers to the 5 Big XBRL Questions

Answers to the 5 Big XBRL Questions

In Florida & California, XBRL is becoming a requirement for annual filing. If you are a finance officer in government, XBRL may be new to you. In this article we answer What is XBRL, Where is it used, Why it's useful, How do you apply it to your CAFR and When should you start tagging and testing.
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Why a CAFR is better than OCBOA statements for school districts

Why a CAFR is better than OCBOA statements for school districts

In many states, lots of school districts issue OCBOA statements, not CAFRs. In our article, you will learn why OCBOA statements are so popular, four reasons a CAFR is better, & how to produce a CAFR with less work than OCBOA statements.
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Lipstick on a Pig: 6 Weaknesses of Spreadsheet-based CAFR Solutions

Lipstick on a Pig: 6 Weaknesses of Spreadsheet-based CAFR Solutions

Comprehensive Annual Financial Reporting(CAFR) "solutions" that are based on spreadsheets are all the rage. Don't be overlook their weaknesses.
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Budget Book VS. Financial Statements: What's Worse?

Budget Book VS. Financial Statements: What's Worse?

Budget book automation provides massive value for universities & governments by reducing time investment, eliminating errors & more. Here's why...
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