Town Receives Financial Reporting Certificate

The Town of Emerald Isle has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada. According to a press release from the GFOA, this award is for the Town's comprehensive annual finance report for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2020. 

"The report has been judged by an impartial panel to meet the high standards of the program, which includes demonstrating a constructive 'spirit of full disclosure' to clearly communicate its financial story and motivate potential users and user groups to read the report," the GFOA stated.  "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."

The Government Finance Officers Association advances excellence in government finance by providing best practices, professional development, resources, and practical research for more than 21,000 members and the communities they serve.

Posted by Anna Smith Tuesday, August 24, 2021 1:41:00 PM Categories: News