Weaver Wednesdays - Government CPE Webinar Series: GAAFRs and CAFRs: Tools and Tricks for Better Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports

GAAFRs and CAFRs: Tools and Tricks for Better Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports

This session provides a brief overview of updates in GFOA’s newest edition of its classic publication Governmental Accounting, Auditing and Financial Reporting, known as the GAAFR or Blue Book; and identifies some of the errors GFOA frequently encounters as its volunteers and staff review over 4,000 comprehensive annual financial reports (CAFRs) submitted annually by state and local governments of all types and sizes to its widely recognized Certificate of Achievement for Excellence In Financial Reporting Award Program.

Attendees will gain a better understanding of:

  • Latest Blue Book updates
  • Common CAFR reporting errors
  • Common CAFR disclosure errors

Presenter: Michele Mark Levine, Director Technical Services - Government Finance Officers Association


This webinar is for all levels of business professionals, accountants and CFOs. Please note that CPE credit is not awarded for recorded webinars. Keep an eye on our events page, or sign up to receive invites for future webinars.