Latest Public finance Stories

2014-01-15 12:22:46

TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Opaque budgeting methods and financial reports in Canada's major cities baffle councilors and taxpayers, according to a report released today by the C.D. Howe Institute. In "Baffling Budgets: The Need for Clearer and More Comprehensive Financial Reporting by Canada's Municipalities," authors Benjamin Dachis and William B.P. Robson, say fixing these flaws is a critical step toward better accountability to voters for municipal spending and taxation....

2013-12-09 23:02:34

Conference to Bring the Latest Good Practices in Managing Public Finances Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 FreeBalance, a leading vendor of Government Resource Planning (GRP) software, is pleased to announce attendance at the 2013 Winter International Consortium on Governmental Financial Management (ICGFM) Conference. The theme of the conference is PFM Innovations. It takes place in Washington DC hosted by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) from December 9 to 11. ICGFM...

2013-10-08 23:27:34

BillSoft Inc., based in Overland Park, Kansas, continues 16 year growth trend with a 14% increase in revenue for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2013. Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 BillSoft, Inc., the leader in indirect taxation solutions, driven by state-of-the-art technologies and in-depth industry knowledge announced financial results for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2013. BillSoft’s revenue increased 14%, which continues an impressive 16 year trend of steady...

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