Budgeting for Results and Outcomes

Type: 
Best Practice
Approved by GFOA's Executive Board: 
June 2009
Recommendation: 

The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) recommends that governments consider budgeting for results and outcomes as a practical way to achieve the US NACSLB objective of integrating performance into the budgetary process. GFOA believes that the following steps should help a government in making this successful transition: