Financial management

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Training marketplace for federal financial management employees to be in place by early 2022

A new request for information from the CFO Council hopes to attract education and training providers to create an on-demand marketplace.

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Legacy financial management federal providers must define their roles in new approach

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Intergovernmental transactions, DoD finance reporting prevent GAO from issuing firm financial assessment

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CFO Council plans to close workforce gaps in the short, long terms

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7 ways to modernize the federal financial workforce

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DoD targets 2028 for first clean financial statement audit

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Even as negative audit findings rise, glimmers of progress on DoD’s 2020 financial statement

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Federal accounting can be a more dynamic career than it sounds, industry group says

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A portion of President Donald Trump's first proposed budget, focusing on the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and released by the Office of Management and Budget, is photographed in Washington, Wednesday, March 15, 2017. (AP Photo/Jon Elswick)

Disclaimers, material weaknesses no longer weighing down HUD’s financial management

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TSA’s move to modern financial system a sign of long-awaited progress for DHS

Troy Edgar, the Homeland Security Department’s chief financial officer, said the Transportation Security Administration moved to the Coast Guard’s…

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Pentagon reports $5B in improper payments to civilian workforce

The newly-reported improper payments come a year after a similar testing overhaul flagged billions of dollars in potentially unsupportable payments in…

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Army taking fresh look at overhauling financial IT systems

With the backing of the Army secretary, the service inaugurated a new task force this week to reimagine how its financial management systems operate.

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