Your shareholders and the different stakeholders come to know about the Bokslut health of the company which is also required for the media and your community as well. There are different formats of annual reports and may range from the most traditional and orthodox typewritten ones to the more colorful and glossy printed publications. But it all depends on the type of the business, the purpose of the report which ensures that you would include all the pertinent information and data of your company in your report to make it easy to understand for the others.
Every fiscal year there is a different annual report to be prepared with easy and understandable graphs and charts. A proper annual report would include a balance sheet, Inkomstdeklaration, cash flow statement along with the summary of the entire finance and its transactions. To make it even better, you can add financial notes to explain the method of accounting that is followed to record the transactions and record the same. Notes may also include information about the pension plan and its contributions towards it, depreciation of equipment and machinery, and stock as well.
An annual report is a picture about what you owe to others and what you own, the funding of the company and the growth of it and how happy the investors are. It highlights all the achievements in the past financial year along with research, the gain in market shares, honors received, and increase in sales, purpose, and effect of inclusion of a new machine along with Momsrapport. All these information help the shareholders to understand how safe their investments are in your company and whether or not they should continue to invest in your company for another year or leave you.
Annual reports are an effective tool for the promotion of your company in addition to the financial information provided. To increase the readership even further you can also include a few positive stories from the customers as well as the employees, key moments of the company carefully interspersed throughout the entire report, pictures of achievements, sophisticated layout and designing as well. Along with the names of the board of directors and key shareholders, there is also a letter written by the head of the company, as the chairman, stating the company’s interest, profits, marketing strategies, plans and much more and maintaining a positive tone throughout.