Financial management

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OIG finds weaknesses in VA’s financial management systems

VA’s Office of Inspector General has found that the department worked hard to document its handling of the money. But weaknesses in VA’s financial management…

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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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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

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Army taking fresh look at overhauling financial IT systems

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Lawmakers push to eliminate ‘mandatory’ from payroll tax deferral

In today’s Federal Newscast, lawmakers say they’re ready to work with the four major federal payroll providers so they can implement an option.

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Pentagon’s longstanding audit failures also pose a recruiting challenge

DoD has a longstanding reputation as the only federal department that can’t pass an audit. That same reputation is inhibiting the sort of recruitment it…

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Second year of audits shows DoD getting better grasp of business processes

Although unresolved audit recommendations are growing, they’re mainly the result of deeper examinations, according to DoD’s inspector general.

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