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Term    (2X46)

Financial systems    (2X47)

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OMB Circular No. A–11 (2005) Section 53—Information Technology And E-Government    (2X49)

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Business Definition    (2X4C)

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Technical Definition    (2X4E)

are comprised of one or more applications that are used for any of the following: Collecting, processing, maintaining, transmitting, and reporting data about financial events; Supporting financial planning or budgeting activities; Accumulating and reporting cost information; or Supporting the preparation of financial statements; A financial system supports the processes necessary to record the financial consequences of events that occur as a result of business activities. Such events include information related to the receipt of appropriations or resources; acquisition of goods or services; payment or collections; recognition of guarantees, benefits to be provided, or other potential liabilities or other reportable activities.    (2X4F)

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