Statistical Methodologies in Governmental Accounting based on IMF


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3/64 10 - 14 Mar 2019 Cairo 1600 USD Register Now
3/64 07 - 18 Jul 2019 Cairo 2950 USD Register Now

Course Objectives
The development of skills of participants in understanding and absorbing the government''s financial system and secure the information in accordance with the classification of the International Monetary Fund, and the deepening of how to apply it on the public finances of governments in countries that applied or are in the process for the application of this category and how to shift from the traditional governmental financial system into this category of Modern International Monetary Fund, which aims to improve the government''s financial system and secure data and information and the method of storage and handling.

 Course Modules
Module 1: Basic Concepts about State Budget and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
  • Introduction of the general budget of the state
  • Government budgets
  • Government unity
  • Financial coverage
  • General budget of the government structure 
Module 2: Application Needs for an Integrated Government Financial System
  • Public resources
  • Overhead
  • Steps necessary for each country to shift from the traditional to financial system, according to the IMF classification, includes several phases:
    • Persuasion stage
    • Political Stage
    • Planning stage
    • Application stage
    • Legislation stage
    • Identify the starting point
    • Implementation phase 
Module 3: Different Accounting Basis in Government Accounts, in accordance with Classifications of IMF
  • Cash Basis (Pros and Cons)
  • Average cash basis (Pros and Cons)
  • Trade-off between the reliance on cash basis or accrual basis
  • Criteria that are taken into consideration when taking mainly cash and accrual
Module 4: Accounting Treatment and Analytical Framework
  • Accounting Treatments for some of the Government Budget on an Accrual basis
    • Debates
    • Interest on the documents
    • Consumption of fixed capital
  • Analytical framework to data from the government budget
    • Balance the budget
    • Data analysis
  • Practical application
Module 5: Classification and Tabulation of the State Budget to the General Revenue
  • Part I: Taxes
  • Part II: Grants
  • Part III: Other income
  • Part IV: Proceeds lending and sales of financial assets
  • Part V: Borrowing and the issuance of securities other than the name
  • Part VI: Purchase of non-financial assets or investments
  • Part VII: acquisition of the domestic and foreign financial assets
  • Part VIII: repayment of local and foreign loans
  • Economic division of public revenue 
Module 6: Correlations in Government''s Financial System, according to the IMF and the National Economy for Calculations
  • National Economic Accounts (Frame and Concepts)
  • Correlations between the government''s financial system and the system of national economic accounts
  • Workshops on how to apply the classification of government finances and the tab according to the classification of IMF
  • Prepare a simulation of how to implement the government''s financial system, according to the IMF classification models

Target Audience
Employees of financial departments and heads of departments in the budget, accounts and technical competent departments of planning and statistics
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