Budget monitoring Guidance on producing budget monitoring reports can be found through the links. Budget and financial planning Budget planning tools and funding calculators required for the preparation of school budgets. Financial management and control Documents and essential information for successful financial management in schools. Finance service for academies Useful guidance and information for schools considering conversion to academy status. Banking and income Your responsibilities Banking income Personal safety and security Requesting bank stationery Online banking Authority on signatories Customer invoices Taxation and VAT Traded Services This service is part of Traded Services to Schools and may need to be purchased as part of a package. For more details please visit the Traded Services to Schools page.