The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to Stanislaus County Auditors Controller office
The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to Stanislaus County by Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management.
Receiving this award is a notable achievement and is the second year in a row the award has been received by Stanislaus County. The CAFR was judged by an impartial panel to meet the high standards of the program which includes clearly communicating its financial story.
“I am honored to receive the award for the second year in a row,” stated Lauren Klein, the Auditor-Controller for Stanislaus County. “Providing an accurate financial report is extremely important to the public to assure the reporting of public funds complies with national standards and requirements. Additionally, providing accurate financial information is crucial for management decisions.”