2 edition of Financing local authorities found in the catalog.
Financing local authorities
1988 by Department of Political Economy, University College Dublin in Dublin .
Written in English
|Statement||by Moore McDowell.|
|Series||Policy paper / Centre for Economic Research -- PP88/1|
|Contributions||University College Dublin. Centre for Economic Research.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||23 leaves ;|
|Number of Pages||23|
Since local governments are corporations of state government, local revenue structures are largely determined by state doctrine. While state governments generally aim to provide sufficient autonomy and support to local governments, there are fifty state-local revenue systems that even vary within states. In this case, autonomy refers to the amount of authority a municipality has . The staff of the Local Government Commission staff provides resources, guidance, and oversight to more than 1, units of local government subject to the provisions of Chapter on a variety of topics including annual budgets, internal controls, debt management, and pension and OPEB : ()
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