Participants will earn 12.5 CPE, 1.2 CEU, 12 Contact Hours
Attendance Policy: Our classroom training requires attendance during all parts of the instructional program. Instructors are required to take attendance and cannot approve student absences during class time. Please carefully consider your schedule when selecting class dates.
Field of Study: Finance
This course is an overview of the revenue sources for the State including the role of the Georgia Department of Revenue in the collection and disbursement of funds.
Upon successful completion of this course, the participant should be able to:
recognize the major fund sources in Georgia's budget, recall where they come from and summarize their restrictions
discuss Georgia's revenue estimation process and the role revenues play in the state budget process
describe Georgia’s fund structure and explain the purpose of the Revenue Collections Fund
summarize basis of accounting principles
outline Georgia’s policies concerning allotments, receivables and banking
describe treasury management for the state
discuss the Georgia Revenues and Reserves Report
Who Should Attend? This course is for state government accounting and financial reporting professionals and others responsible for oversight and administration of a state government’s finances.
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Basic
Delivery Method: Group Live
University of Georgia, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: https://www.nasbaregistry.org