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- BALANCING THE BOOKS. Peters, Katherine McIntire // Government Executive;May2001, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p54
Focuses on the financial management of different federal agencies in the United States. Issue on the integrity of year-end audits of financial statement; Decrease in the audit status of the Transportation Department; Improvement in Forest Service financial management.
- RIGHT ON THE MONEY. Peckenpaugh, Jason // Government Executive;May2001, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p16
Focuses on the impact of the Chief Financial Officers Act on federal agencies in the United States. Generation of on-time audited financial statements; Compliance in reporting agency expenditures; Unreliability of federal financial systems; Agencies with improved fiscal statement submission.
- On Solving Problems Before They Become Crises. Grumet, Louis // CPA Journal;Feb2006, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p7
The article reports on the burden of cost reports being required from certified public accountants (CPA) by some government agencies in the U.S. Budget cutbacks have resulted in understaffing at many agencies. Some agencies, trying to ensure accountability, require CPA to provide opinions on...
- United States Government Statements of Net Cost for the Years Ended September 30, 2004, and September 30, 2003. // Treasury Bulletin;Mar2005, p116
Presents a chart depicting the U.S. government statements of net cost for the years ended September 30, 2004 and September 30, 2003. Gross cost; Earned revenue; Net cost.
- Money Matters. Peters, Katherine McIntire // Government Executive;Feb99, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p31
Discusses the effort of the United States (US) Department of the Treasury and the US Office of Management and Budget to produce a consolidated government-wide financial statement. Failure of the government to reconcile the statement with the spending records of the agencies; How does the...
- Financial Report of the United States Government, 1999: B-285019. // GAO Reports;4/1/2000, p1
GAO presented the United States government's 1999 financial report. The report includes: (1) audited financial statements that cover the executive, legislative, and judicial branches; and (2) GAO's audit of the financial report.
- Why Are We Doing This New Accounting? Boerum, Ken // Armed Forces Comptroller;Spring2004, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p22
Discusses the reasons for implementing the commercial-type accounting method for federal organizations in the U.S. in 2004. Benefits to be achieved; Exploration into the Statement of Net Cost; Implementation of the Program Assessment Rating Tool by the administration.
- Results round-up. // Commercial Motor;1/13/2011, Vol. 214 Issue 5415, p9
The article discusses financial performance of various firms related to the road transportation industry.
- Financial Management: Financial Audit Results at GSA, EPA, and DOT: T-AIMD-99-301. // GAO Reports;9/30/1999, p1
GAO's audit of the 1998 consolidated financial statements of the federal government found serious shortcomings in systems, recordkeeping, documentation, financial reports, and controls. As a result, the financial statements did not provide decisionmakers or the public with reliable information....