Resources

This page will contain a number of resources that I hope will be useful to use.  If there is something missing or something that would be useful, let me know and I will see what I can find.

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General Resources

This is the latest version of the Methodist Church policy on the need for a Methodist entity to have independent assurance undertaken on their annual financial statements  Independent Assurance Policy – Methodist Church of New Zealand
   

Tier 3 Resources

This is the latest Excel Template to use if you have elected to user the Tier 3 reporting standards as issued by the External Reporting Board. These templates have been designed with Methodist Parishes in mind. ABC Methodist Parish Tier 3 2017 Template
 This is a link to Charities Services guide book for Tier 3 reporting entities.  It is very useful. Charities Services Guide for Tier 3 Reporting Entities
This is a document that explains how to use the Tier 3 reporting template in Xero, the online accounting system, assuming you are using Xero and are familiar with how it works Tier 3 Xero Annual Reports Guide 2017
This is a link to the External Reporting Boards Guidance Document of the Use of the Tier 3 Standards  XRB Reporting Standard Tier 3 Link (goes to their website).  Look for EG A5 for Tier 3.
This is a link to the actual Tier 3 Reporting Standard as issued to the External Reporting Board  Link to XRB website Tier 3 Reporting Entities

Tier 4 Resources

This is the latest Excel Template to use if you have elected to user the Tier 4 reporting standards as issued by the External Reporting Board. These templates have been designed with Methodist Parishes in mind.  Tier 4 Excel Reporting Template
 This is a link to Charities Services guide book for Tier 3 reporting entities.  It is very useful. Link to Charities Services Guide Book for Tier 4 reporting entities
This is a document that explains how to use the Tier 4 reporting template in Xero, the online accounting system, assuming you are using Xero and are familiar with how it works  Charities Services Guide for Tier 4 Reporting Entities
This is a link to the External Reporting Boards Guidance Document of the Use of the Tier 4 Standards XRB Reporting Standard Tier 3 Link (goes to their website).  Look for EG A6 for Tier 4.
This is a link to the actual Tier 4 Reporting Standard as issued to the External Reporting Board  Link to XRB website and Tier 4 reporting standard