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Red Flags Rule… Finally.

The red flags rule may actually go into affect on December 31, 2010. The Rule was originally supposed to become effective on January 1, 2008, with full compliance required by November 1, 2008. The FTC or Congress has delayed enforcing the Rule a couple of times in the last two years.

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Update on GASB No. 54

In March of 2009, the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) issued Statement No. 54, significantly changing the requirements for reporting governmental funds balances beginning in fiscal year ending June 30, 2011. The new statement clarifies the definitions of individual governmental funds and changes some of the activities reported in certain special revenue funds.

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GASB No.54

The Governmental Accounting Standards Board recently issued Statement No.54, which will significantly change reporting requirements for governmental fund balances. The new statement clarifies the definitions of individual funds and may change the activities reported in a government’s special revenue funds.

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Red Flags Rule

Enforcement of the rule has been extended to November 1, 2009 to give additional time for developing and implementing written identity theft prevention programs. There are no criminal penalties for failure to comply, however violators may be subject to financial penalties. In addition, compliance assures the entity’s customers that they are doing their part to fight identity theft.

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