The U.S. Government Accountability Office is an independent, nonpartisan agency that works for Congress. Often called the congressional watchdog, the GAO investigates how the federal government spends taxpayer dollars.
The Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers and Treasurers is an organization for state officials who deal with the financial management of state government.
The Institute of Internal Auditors is the internal audit profession's global voice, recognized authority, acknowledged leader, chief advocate, and principal educator.
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants is a national professional association of CPAs. The AICPA represents the profession nationally in dealing with rule-making, standard-setting and legislative bodies, public interest groups, state CPA societies and other professional organizations.
The Office of Management and Budget is part of the Executive Office of the President of the United States. The OMB's mission is to assist the President in meeting his policy, budget, management and regulatory objectives and to fulfill its statutory responsibilities.
The Association of Government Accountants is the premier association for advancing government accountability. The AGA fosters learning, certification, leadership and collaboration for professionals and stakeholders committed to advancing government accountability.
The AGA offers free, online ToolKits to help financial professionals working at all levels of government do their jobs better. These resources are specifically designed to solve some of the most difficult management and accountability issues.
The Office of the State Auditor oversees local government finances for Minnesota taxpayers by helping to ensure financial integrity and accountability in local government financial activities.
The Office of the Legislative Auditor is a professional, nonpartisan audit and evaluation office within the legislative branch of Minnesota state government. The office seeks to strengthen accountability and promote good management in government.