The Association of Government Accountants (AGA) supports the careers and professional development of government finance professionals working in federal, state and local governments as well as the private sector and academia.

AGA West Michigan is a local chapter of the AGA serving the Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Holland, and Kalamazoo areas.  We offer our members and the communities we serve a variety of educational programs to advance governmental accountability.

Upcoming Events

Governmental Accounting Training Series

Date:  April 7–9, 2020
Location: Online

~~NOW OFFERED ONLINE~~

AGA West Michigan’s premier training series features three information-packed days of governmental CPE. Each level offers 8 hours of CPE (8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.), and costs just $100 per day! Since its inception in 2006, the GATS has had over 350 participants, and is fast becoming one of the state’s leading training programs designed to provide elected officials and others charged with the responsibility of governmental accounting with a basic understanding of the principles of governmental GAAP, and to enhance their skills for accomplishing this important function. This training is ideal for elected officials, clerks, treasurers, bookkeepers, and others desiring a better understanding of governmental accounting and internal controls.

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Webinar - Accelerate Year-End and the Annual Audit

Date:  April 21, 2020
Location: Online

Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:40 p.m. (2 CPE hours)

The GASB has identified timeliness as one of the key factors in the relevance and usefulness of government financial data. Yet, with the all the complexities of governmental reporting, new accounting pronouncements, and day-to-day responsibilities, many government financial managers are struggling to keep up. This webinar will explore the challenges faced by governments today, and offer practical suggestions on how to accelerate the year-end close and annual audit so you can Move Forward

Please register here 
CPE is offered for this webinar

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