BOOSTING ACCOUNTABILITY THROUGH QUALITY FINANCIAL REPORTING
Accountability is an important part of any organization, but it’s especially important in local government.
Governments must responsibly use their resources to provide services that meet the needs of constituents. Local governments answer to state and federal laws and guidelines for effective operations.
But most of all, they answer to the people they serve.
BHM’s specialized governmental practice, helps clients in the public sector better manage their programs, protect their assets and plan for the future. Our dedicated government accounting professionals spend 100% of their time providing advisory services as well as audit and assurance. From full-scale annual financial and compliance audits to financial planning and forecasting, our passion is to become your trusted advisor in helping you reach your goals and promote progress.
We offer the following quality services to our local government clients:
· Financial Statement Audits, Reviews and Compilations
· Uniform Guidance Compliance Audits
· Preparation of Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports (CAFRs)
· Preparation of Popular Annual Financial Reports (PAFRs)
· Agreed Upon Procedures
· Consulting Engagements; Including Utility Rates, Risk Assessments and Information Security
· Qualified Plan Administration and Consulting for 403(b) Plans
· Implementation assistance for new accounting principles
· Assessments of Internal Controls
· Fraud Examination and Forensic Accounting
GOVERNMENT AUDIT TEAM
Our government services partners have more than 50 years of government accounting experience. Our team is specially trained in public sector accounting and committed to staying knowledgeable on the latest requirements and opportunities. As members of the American Institute of CPAs Governmental Audit Quality Center since its inception, we make active use of the tools, training and technical assistance the center provides.
Our dedicated governmental advisory team at BHM has significant experience working with the Auditor of State in Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia. We have worked at the state, county, city and local level to provide accurate and timely information needed by government entities or you the tax payer.
Our team has the knowledge of governmental regulation and compliance requirements. This regulatory knowledge coupled with our expertise and strength in traditional financial services means you get a team that can address operation, financial and compliance issues.