Are you tired of spending countless hours preparing your CAFR? What if you could spend much of that time on high-value tasks that actually utilize your expertise? Implementing the right automation tools will enable you to do just that.
Whether you have just started investigating, or your research to date has left you with unanswered questions, we have a wealth of resources to help guide you on your journey to a fully automated CAFR.
Over the last 25 years, we have automated thousands of reports for clients. Here is the story of one of our clients. The State of Maine automated their CAFR, here's what they had to say about the process and results.
A few more CAFR success stories.
The City of Palmetto proves that automating the CAFR with CaseWare provides time, cost & operational savings for smaller local governments too.READ MORE
Below find just a few relevant articles related to implementing a new CAFR reporting solution:
Comprehensive Annual Financial Reporting (CAFR) tools based on spreadsheets are all the rage. Don't overlook their considerable weaknesses.READ MORE
When & why should you upgrade from a spreadsheet to a database-driven application? The technological differences are significant & shouldn't be overlooked.READ MORE
Accessibility - Why should finance & budget professionals care? What do the laws (3!) require? How can you comply? This article provides the answers.READ MORE
Learn why OCBOA statements are popular, 4 reasons a CAFR is better, & how to produce a CAFR with less work than OCBOA statements.READ MORE
Client service is impressive. The communication and response time is more than I dreamed. Between Asana, email and phone; I can contact my team and I get immediate responses and feedback. I love the weekly status meetings that help keep me on track. (read more...)
F.H. Black understands municipal accounting. There’s a tremendous knowledge base within the company and they use that knowledge to come up with strategic recommendations that really help us leverage the software to our best advantage. (read more...)
The bonus for us was their (FHB's) knowledge and understanding of the internal processes municipalities experience during year-end preparations and the audit. This meant that we didn’t need to spend time explaining how we operate. (read more...)
Now, our financial statement generation is almost completely automated. We import the data from our accounting software and make all the adjustments in CaseWare. It is much faster to work in CaseWare, easier to troubleshoot and create any on- the-fly reports we need. (read more...)
FH Black exceeded our expectations. From day 1, their project manager (Darryl Parker) made us believe we were his one and only client. With his deep knowledge in governmental accounting, he had a clear understanding of our practices and challenges. (read more...)
FHB had a comprehensive understanding of GASB requirements and the process needed to build a compliant report. FHB was able to provide great suggestions as to format as well as ensure we were able to keep the spirit of the report we provided previously. (read more...)