Maharashtra Double Entry Accounting System Reform

All India Institute of Local Self Government (AIILSG) have been assigned with the task of implementation of Double Entry Accounting System (DEAS) Reform in 67 ULBs of Maharashtra by Directorate of Municipal Administration, Mumbai, Maharashtra.

Under the aforesaid project a Kick off – cum – Training Workshop was organized in Mahabaleshwar on 21st October 2015. Officials from 39 ULBs of respective Districts viz. Satara, Ratnagiri, Raigad, Pune, Palghar-Thane, Sangli, Ratnagir, Raigad, Pune, Sangli, Palghar – Thane District were present at the workshop.

Following points were covered during the course of training workshop:

  • Maharashtra Municipal Accounting Code
  • Preparation of Budget
  • Preparation of Opening Balance Sheet
  • Finalization of accounts
  • Other important aspects for implementation

The workshop was organized to form a base for successful implementation and handholding of DEAS project in invited councils. Cross learning from the interactive session proved to be very useful to the accountants from all councils.