Pension System Doesn't Need Fixing, But How About Those School Finances ?
- UK briefing - LAW. Keenan, Denis // Accountancy;Jun98, Vol. 121 Issue 1258, p89
The article presents news briefs related to accounting law in Great Britain as of June 1998. Compensation levies are regulated by "The Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Levy and Register) (Amendments) Regulations 1998. "The Retirement Benefits Schemes (Indexation of Earnings Cap) Order...
- Massive Liabilities Plus Politkal Paralysis Leave Plenty of Work to Be Done. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;3/30/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32350, Special section p72
The article provides an overview of the fiscal condition of California. According to the author, California is facing liabilities associated to the retirement system for its state and local government workforce. The California Public Employees' Retirement System was underfunded by $24.7 billion...
- Get Ready for a New Era of Retirement Accounts. Tacik, Greg // American Banker;7/2/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 126, p7A
Focuses on the impact of the U.S. Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act on employees and their individual retirement accounts. Increase in personal and business retirement plan contribution and deduction limits; Changes in simplified employee pension plans for employers; Effect of...
- Panel gives Texas economy a vote of confidence. Preston, Darrell // Bond Buyer;03/26/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30607, p6
Reports that panelists at the Bond Buyer Texas Public Finance Conference are confident about the state's economy. Remarks from Moody's Investor Service Vice President Robert Kurtter; Strong growth and healthy debt position of the state; Cities' roles in spurring development; Less dependence on...
- ACCOUNTING FOR PENSIONS. Topazio, Nick // Financial Management;Jun2008, p36
The article focuses on the published papers of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and the Accounting Standards Board (ASB) on the financial reporting of pensions in Great Britain. The paper from ASB is designed to promote discussion that leads to long-term changes to the...
- GFOA Supports Proposals to Make OPEB Reporting Like Pension Reporting. Jagoda, Naomi // Investment Management Mandate Pipeline;11/10/2014, p1
Government Finance Officers Association officials said recently that it makes sense that draft standards on other post-employment benefit financial reporting are similar to ones in effect for pension reporting.Ãƒ1/4
- Texas. // Bond Buyer;02/14/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30828, p82S
Focuses on the economic conditions of Texas. Impact of low-cost issuance of bonds on taxpayers; State and local revenues; Data on total debt per capita; Employment growth from 1993 to 1998; Income of the tobacco settlement; Needs for water infrastructure; Contributions of state authorities on...
- Does Government Need a Sarbanes-Oxley Type Reform Act? Bronner, Kevin M. // PA Times;Apr2003, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p6
Asserts that several provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley accounting reform law can be applied to government finance in the U.S. Background on the Sarbanes-Oxley Act; Application of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act to governments.
- Considera?ii privind modificarile recente aduse legii contabilita?ii. PETRE, Georgeta; LAZAR, Alexandra; AVRAM, Monica; DUINEA, Elisabeta // Audit Financiar;Jun2011, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p37
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