Tag Archives: single audits

Say Goodbye to 2015 and Hello to 2016!

We are counting down the final hours of 2015 and preparing for a bright new 2016! It will be interesting to see what changes are in store for grant applicants and recipients next year. Maybe next year won’t be quite…

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Sneak Preview: Audits to FAC Must Be in Open Format as of Jan. 2

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Federal Audit Clearinghouse (FAC) is alerting entities submitting single audits that starting next year, audit submissions to the FAC will be required to be in an…

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NGMA, Maryland Conferences Look To Prove Very Newsworthy

We’re tuning up the engine again this week to hit the road for some grants-related meetings that could prove to be quite newsworthy.

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Sneak Preview: Metrics Set To Gauge Uniform Guidance Success

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Council on Financial Assistance Reform has established administrative and single audit metrics to help determine whether the uniform grant guidance is meeting its intended goals of…

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The Wait Continues for the 2014 Compliance Supplement

Long time readers of this blog may be familiar with a tradition that we have continued since we launched this site in 2011. In honor of the Office of Management and Budget’s missing its intended goal to issue the Compliance…

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Grants Information When You Want It — No Waiting!

I saw something this weekend that totally astonished me and really got me to thinking about the lengths people will go to for a chance at fame.

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Thompson’s Nov. Webinars To Discuss Audit Visits, DATA Act and Sequestration

Now that Congress can turn its eyes toward something other than the federal government shutdown, there are other issues coming up that it will be deliberating that can truly impact federal grants.  Thompson is offering you a way to stay…

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So, Where’s the 2013 SF-SAC?

Um, last I checked, it was late October and 2014 is right around the corner. But those with single audits due have still yet to see the 2013 Data Collection Form (SF-SAC). What gives?

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Stymied by the Vast Number of Barricades

A few years back, I cut out a political cartoon that ran in our local newspaper to hang on my office wall. The cartoon humorously depicted how life had become in D.C. The cartoon ran in the spring during the…

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Tribal Resistance to Change, Change, Change

One of my favorite songs right now is called “Change” by the group Churchill. It’s got a good beat and it’s quite catchy. The repeating phrase in the refrain goes, “You want me to change, change, change, you want me…

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