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Local government auditing and reporting.

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Continuing Professional Education Division.

Local government auditing and reporting.

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Published by Continuing Professional Education Division, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Local finance -- United States -- Accounting -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Auditing -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHJ9777.A3 A53 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination426 p. in various pagings ;
      Number of Pages426
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4578614M
      LC Control Number77150868


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