Tools & Resources Overview

AGA offers FREE, online ToolKits and guides 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 vexing management and accountability issues facing federal, state, local and tribal organizations today.

Through our Partnership for Intergovernmental Management and Accountability and our collaboration with public and private industry partners, we strive to produce simple, useful resources that promote greater accountability, integrity and transparency within government organizations.

Risk Assessment Monitoring ToolKit
Provides states with a method of assessing subrecipient risk across federal granting authorities.

Financial and Administrative Monitoring ToolKit
Assists state agencies in establishing subrecipient monitoring programs. Can be used with the Risk Assessment Monitoring Tool.
Fraud Prevention ToolKit
Helps officials at any level of government detect, combat and prevent fraud.
Candidate Assessment ToolKit for Grants Managers
Helps government managers assess candidates for grants management positions and serve as a self-assessment tool.

Making Better Decisions: Leveraging Government Resources in Challenging Financial Times
Features a number of decision trees for use by officials at all levels of government in developing laws, regulations or guidance in a manner that enhances the likelihood of successful program performance and oversight. 
Citizen-Centric Report: How To
Citizen-Centric Reports detail government finances in a visually appealing, clear and understandable four-page document.

Cooperative Audit Resolution and Oversight Initiative (CAROI) Guide

Helps identify the underlying cause of audit and oversight findings and empowers the people who know programs best to chart a course for program improvement.

Other Resources
Cost Allocation/A-87
Single Audit/Improper Payments Improvement Act Products
Proposal on the Future of Intergovernmental Relations