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The History of the Education Service chapter has been updated in light of the July 2021 consultation on reforms to the NFF, and the Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children chapter has been updated following changes to the NTS in 2021 and increased funding to allow for fairer distribution of UASC across authorities.
The Analytical Review chapter has been fully revised and updated, including a new section on the advantages and disadvantages of analytical procedures and some guidance on important considerations.
Financial Management and Corporate Governance
The Role of the Chief Financial Officer has been updated to expand on the role in local government and within policing, and the Role of Finance in Decision Making has been updated to include internal audit, as well as expanding on how finance business partnering and strategic planning helps decision making within organisations.
Local Authorities and Similar Bodies VAT
Letters from HMRC has been updated with several responses on issues raised in the first half of 2021.
The Current Consultations page has been updated for the second stage of consultations on the Prudential Code and Treasury Management Code. The consultations close on 16 November 2021, with the updated Codes due to be published before the end of the year.