Committee on Accounting, Auditing, and Financial Reporting (CAAFR)

The Committee on Accounting, Auditing, and Financial Reporting assists public finance officers in their efforts to utilize sound auditing and accounting standards and produce transparent financial reports on the health of state and local finance activities. The committee works closely with the GASB, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and other organizations and recommends best practices for effective government finance operations.

GFOA's Committee on Accounting, AUditing, and Financial Reporting is one of seven standing committees. Other GFOA committees include:

  • Committee on Governmental Budgeting and Fiscal Policy (BUDGET) 
  • Committee on Canadian Issues (CCI)
  • Committee on Governmental Debt Management (DEBT)
  • Committee on Economic Development and Capital Planning (CEDCP)
  • Committee on Retirement and Benefits Administration (CORBA)
  • Committee on Treasury and Investment Management (TIM)