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Pro-forma financial statements with a problem

You have just completed estimating your organization's pro-forma financial statements for the coming year. The amount of external funding indicated is hopelessly large, in your opinion. What types of changes can you consider that will reduce this value?

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Suggested courses of action in no particular order of importance:

1. Call a meeting of the board of directors and/or top level managers to discuss the problem.
2. Conduct a comparative review of the balance sheet, income statement and cash flows to the last two years of operations to identify significant changes.
3. Review the debt structure, ...

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The solution presents a list of 13 possible courses of action to solve the issue of the pro-forma statement with a problem.