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Upcoming Training in Minneapolis, MN

Join us for in Minneapolis, July 18-21. Classes offered include: Enterprise Risk Management, Intermediate Governmental Accounting, Investing Public Funds, Managing the Budget Process, Preparing a CAFR, and Evaluating Internal Controls.

Become a Standing Committee Member

Applications are now being accepted for GFOA's Standing Committees; join and participate in twice a year meetings to help develop best practices, advisories, and policy statements. 

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Esser Reflects on Career with GFOA

Prior to his retirement at the end of June, 2017, Jeff Esser, Executive Director/CEO of GFOA, reflects on over 35 years with the organization.

2015 CAFR Award Winners

Join us in congratulating the 4,231 winners of the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting (CAFR).

Governments Being Hit by Sophisticated Electronic Fraud Scams

GFOA is cautioning governments to be aware and put safeguards in place to prevent fraud.

Understanding P3 Opportunities

Public-private partnerships can be the right choice, but care should be taken or taxpayers could end up paying more than they should.