(1)The GASB is recognized as the standard-setting authority of GAAP for state and local governments. As such, fair presentation of financial position and results of operations in conformity with GAAP for Oregon municipal corporations are those financial statements, notes thereto, and supporting information consistent with GASB Statements and Interpretations and the hierarchy of GAAP applicable to state and local governments established by the AICPA and adopted by GASB.
(2)Since the focus of accounting in a governmental unit is the individual fund, the financial statements to be presented in the municipal corporation’s annual report must also include nonmajor fund combining statements and individual fund statements/schedules.
(3)Compliance with municipal audit law includes financial statements prepared on the cash basis of accounting.
(4)If information necessary to prepare the financial statements, or any of them individually, is not readily available or is not maintained by the municipal corporation appropriate disclosure must be made in the auditor’s report.
Rule 162-010-0050 — Financial Statements,