Essentials of Accounting for Governmental and Not-for-Profit Organizations Paperback – Mar 2 2010
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Governments differ from business organizations discussed in other accounting courses in that governments have no stockholders or other owners, they commonly render services with no expectation of earning net income, and they have the power to require taxpayers to support financial operations whether or not the taxpayers receive benefits in proportion to taxes paid. Read the first page
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It's too bad the author has absolutely no literary skills whatsoever. I'm no great author myself but you'd think by the time they got to the fifth edition all the errors would be gone and they would have improved upon the existing text. I guess the editors must have let this one slip through without actually reading what they were going to be publishing.
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