ABORIGINAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT FORUM

Venue: THE METROPOLITAN HOTEL

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Event Date/Time: Jun 28, 2004 End Date/Time: Jun 29, 2004
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Description

Improve your financial management methods with the latest accounting standards, long-term financial planning and taxation strategies for community projects and business ventures. Hear from industry experts on:

BAND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

Good fiscal management: the role of leadership, the need for capable governing institutions, strategic orientation and exercising jurisdiction
Update on INAC’s financial reporting requirements
How to meet the standards and manage irregularities and errors through internal control reports
How to achieve a successful audit process
The need for accounting models and best practices in day-to-day operations
Necessary internal control measures and managing appropriate budgets
Care and feeding of your financial information system
How to design a training and development program that is cost effective

ABORIGINAL BUSINESS

On the road to certification: examples of ISO certified First Nations businesses across Canada
Different legal consequences from acting through Band Council or a Corporation
Fiduciary duties of Directors
and Officer’s of Band-owned Corporations under the new BC Business Corporations Act
Tax exemptions available under the Income Tax Act for on-reserve and off-reserve businesses
Recent leading tax court cases: Akiwenzie, Benoit, McLeod and others
Elements of the Agricultural Policy Framework relevant to agriculture and agri-business
Addressing seasonal employment needs through effective partnerships


and much more…

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