Controller Alert

CONTROLLER ALERT: Reducing Burden for Federal Agencies by Rescinding Grants Management Related Requirements

Controller Alerts are designed to highlight emerging financial management issues that may require agency attention or action.  These Alerts are intended to inform the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) community of key issues where the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) believes further action may be warranted, but do not constitute official guidance or prescribe specific … Continued

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2018 CXO Fellowship Application Period Closes August 17, 2017

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017-2018 CXO Fellows Program, a continuing partnership between the CFO, CAO, CIO Councils and for the first time the CHCO Council. The mission of the CXO Fellows program is to invest in outstanding federal employees (GS 9-14) by broadening their knowledge of government management functions and foster cross-government … Continued

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Announcement

Financial Assistance Management Roadmap Published, Interactive Tool Coming Soon

Developing a quality financial assistance workforce continues to be a major management challenge in most agencies. There is a need to better define competencies and provide training for grants specialists, program and project managers, policy advisors, financial analysts, and other job series with grants management responsibilities. This comprehensive Financial Assistance Career Roadmap is intended to … Continued

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Controller Alert

CONTROLLER ALERT: Acknowledging Inconsistent Records for a Subset of Public Financial Assistance Data for Entity Address ZIP+4

Controller Alerts are designed to highlight emerging financial management issues that may require agency attention or action. These Alerts are intended to inform the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) community of key issues where the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) believes further action may be warranted, but do not constitute official guidance or prescribe specific tasks for agencies … Continued

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Announcement

Grant Training 101: Uniform Guidance Administrative Requirements Now Available

The latest module for the Grant Training 101 on Uniform Guidance Administrative Requirements is now available. This module provides an introduction to the general provisions, pre- and post-award administrative requirements outlined in Subparts A through D of the Uniform Guidance (2 CFR 200) for Federal awarding agencies and award recipients. The module includes examples of how … Continued

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FY 16 Agency Financial Reports

Resource: FY16 Agency Financial Reports

This page contains links to financial reports of the U.S. government and other federal agencies for FY16. These links are being provided as a resource for visitors to our Web site and should not be viewed as an endorsement of the documents, reports, or views contained therein. If you wish to suggest additional links or … Continued

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Controller Alert

CONTROLLER ALERT: Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbering Schematic

Controller Alerts are designed to highlight emerging financial management issues that may require agency attention or action. These Alerts are intended to inform the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) community of key issues where the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) believes further action may be warranted, but do not constitute official guidance or prescribe specific tasks for agencies … Continued

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Updating Progress on COFAR Priorities for FY 16-17

The COFAR Principals, led by the Controller of OMB, meet annually to discuss progress and set future priorities. In November 2015, the COFAR finalized and approved the FY16-17 Council priorities. The COFAR has publicly posted its priorities on the COFAR website since 2013 as a best practice to increase transparency of its activities and hold itself … Continued

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