State & Local Government Accounting


State and local governments have a large responsibility to deliver effective and efficient services to constituents, while facing many challenges:
  • Presenting accurate and beneficial financial information to stakeholders and constituents Increasing accountability for public funds
  • Innovating more efficient and effective procedures and processes
  • Maintaining quality services within tightening budgets
  • Strategizing and planning for ever-changing public demands 

In today’s environment, governmental entities need trusted and experienced CPAs and consultants. KerberRose’s professionals devoted to the government sector will help your entity address all its financial, operational, and regulatory issues.

Why KerberRose for Government Accounting Services? 

Our team is committed to providing the highest quality assurance and accounting services to state and local governments. We understand each entity has its own unique operating environment, internal controls, procedures, and financial reporting issues; therefore, we focus on cultivating an on-going and personal relationship with each of our government clients to meet their specific needs. Our experienced and knowledgeable government specialists are able to identify key areas of improvement and create efficient, tailored solutions for your entity.

KerberRose has built on-going relationships with numerous state and local entities, including: charter schools, counties and municipalities, housing authorities, school districts, state and state agencies and tribal governments. We provide a variety of essential services to governmental entities which include independent audits and assurance, to provide government stakeholders with the assurance they require for governmental reporting.

KerberRose recognizes keeping up with accounting standards and compliance requirements is crucial to maintaining public trust; we work with our governmental clients to ensure they are continually updated on current accounting standards and regulatory requirements. Our team of trusted advisors make themselves available on-site during fieldwork and are accessible throughout the year to meet challenges as they arise.

KerberRose aims to provide value-added services to governmental entities, and has expert consultants for technology and cybersecurity, strategic and succession planning, and human resource and leadership development consulting.

State and local government services include:

Accounting & Assurance Services

  • Compliance Audits
  • Employee Benefit Plan Audits
  • Federal and State Grant Audits
  • Financial Statement Audits, Reviews and Compilations
  • Housing Authority Audits
  • Performance Audits
  • School District Audits
  • Single Audits
  • System Organization Controls (SOC) Reporting
  • Tribal Audits
  • Utility Audits

Advisory Services

KerberRose government professionals are proud members of several state and national government associations: 

  • Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB) Revenue and Expense Recognition Task Force 
  • Enhancing Audit Quality Governmental Task Force 
  • Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA)
  • Wisconsin Government Finance Officers Association (WGFOA) 

If you are in need of government accounting or advisory services with experienced professionals, contact a KerberRose Trusted Advisor today. 

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