The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy
CIPFA is one of the leading professional accountancy bodies in
the UK http://www.cipfa.org/ and the only
one which specialises in the public sector. It is responsible for
the education and training of professional accountants and for
their regulation through the setting and monitoring of professional
standards. Uniquely among the professional accountancy bodies in
the UK, CIPFA has responsibility for setting accounting standards
for a significant part of the economy, namely local government.
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