113th Annual Conference – Call for Topics

We're working to identify sessions for our 113th Annual Conference in Los Angeles. Please submit suggestions for conference sessions that you would like to see next year.

GFOA Announces 2018 Awards for Excellence Winners

GFOA’s Awards for Excellence in Government Finance program recognizes outstanding contributions to the practice of government financial management. The awards stress practical, documented work that offers leadership to the profession and promotes improved public finance.

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Register Now for Leading Resilient Communities Event

Attend this two-day conference to learn more about building and leading resilient communities and GFOA’s new Financial Sustainability Framework....

CPFO Testing Now Available Online

Exams to qualify for the Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO) designation are now available online. 

Apply Now for GFOA Standing Committees

Applications to become a GFOA standing committee member are being accepted through July 27, 2018. 

Transparency: A Means to Improving Citizen Trust in Government

Citizens’ trust in government is vital to the functioning of a democratic system, and transparency is one way in which governments can build trust...