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MFOA creates a number of tools and templates to assist members on a variety of municipal finance topics. See below to learn more.
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Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing's Inventory of Required Municipal Reports
1/21/2022 12:00:00 AM
MMAH has worked closely with ministry partners to update and validate changes made to the 2019 inventory with the goal of identifying further reporting reductions and producing a snapshot of municipal reporting requirements across government. The pro
Debt Service Charges Forecasting Tool and Tip Sheet
12/16/2021 12:00:00 AM
As part of the Municipal Debt Project, MFOA has developed a spreadsheet and tip sheet to help estimate future debt service charges of multiple serial and amortizer debentures.
Municipal Finance Orientation Package - Updated Edition
12/1/2021 12:00:00 AM
Are you or someone in your office new to the field? Look no further! The Orientation Package provides a crash course on municipal functions and important relevant organizations.
A Primer on Reserves and Reserve Funds
10/6/2020 12:00:00 AM
How do reserves and reserve funds work? This is an infographic to answer your questions!
Who Pays for Growth?
1/30/2019 12:00:00 AM
To help dispel myths surrounding development charges, MFOA has produced an infographic "Who Pays for Growth?"
Transforming the Treasurer: From Finance Operator to Catalyst for Change
8/28/2018 12:00:00 AM
Read our overview of the evolving role of the Treasurer.
MFOA Strategic Asset Management Policies Toolkit
7/24/2018 12:00:00 AM
MFOA's Strategic Asset Management Policy Toolkit is now available
5/31/2018 12:00:00 AM
The SAT and Maturity Framework is now available to all Ontario municipalities.
Asset Management Communities of Practice Guide
5/8/2018 12:00:00 AM
The Guide is intended to assist municipal staff in developing and maintaining their own communities of practice to best meet their needs.
Serving to Your Potential - Enhancing Strategic Influence in the Treasurer’s Office
7/21/2016 12:00:00 AM
MFOA's monograph on the treasurer's role in a municipality. Learn about how to enhance your strategic influence in the office.
6/16/2016 12:00:00 AM
The MMAH and MFOA developed three simplified finance templates for small municipalities. The templates are to assist with (1) performing bank reconciliations, (2) understanding cash flows and (3) developing budgets.
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2/17/2022 12:00:00 AM
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Deflator tables taking into account this past year's inflation are now ready. These will allow you to approximate costs when accounting for older capital assets.
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