COLUMBUS — Crawford County earned an Auditor of State Award with Distinction based on a recent audit. Their excellent record keeping qualified them for the awardn.
“Clean financial books are vital to accountability in government,” Auditor Yost said. “These governments are clearly committed to maintaining accurate records, and I am proud to present them with this award.”
The Auditor of State Award with Distinction is presented to local governments and school districts upon the completion of a financial audit. Entities that receive the award meet the following criteria of a “clean” audit report:
- The entity must file timely financial reports with the Auditor of State’s office in the form of a CAFR (Comprehensive Annual Financial Report);
- The audit report does not contain any findings for recovery, material citations, material weaknesses, significant deficiencies, Single Audit findings or questioned costs;
- The entity’s management letter contains no comments related to: Ethics referrals, Questioned costs less than $10,000, Lack of timely report submission, Reconciliation, Failure to obtain a timely Single Audit, Findings for recovery less than $100, Public meetings or public records.
- No other financial or other concerns exist that involve eligible entity.