FREE ToolKits & Guides


AGA offers FREE, online ToolKits and guides to help financial professionals working at all levels of government do their jobs better. We strive to produce simple, useful resources that promote greater accountability, integrity and transparency within government organizations.

Blended and Braided Funding: A Guide for Policy Makers and Practitioners
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.
 
Partnerships Matter: How a Federal, State and Non-Profit Collaboration Improved Efficiencies in Delinquent Debt Collection
 
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.
 
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.
 
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.
 
Partnerships Matter: How a Federal, State and Non-Profit Collaboration Improved Efficiencies in Delinquent Debt Collection
Avoid U.S. Treasury payment offsets triggered by state agency debtors.
  Citizen-Centric Report: How To
Citizen-Centric Reports detail government finances in a visually appealing, clear and understandable four-page document.

Other Resources

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