Clerk and Comptroller Releases 2018 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
Clerk of the Circuit Court and County Comptroller, Karen E. Rushing, Releases 2018 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
Sarasota, FL - Hon. Karen E. Rushing, Sarasota County Clerk of the Circuit Court and County Comptroller, is pleased to announce the completion of the Fiscal Year 2018 audit, and publication of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for Sarasota County.
In 2017, the Clerk and Comptroller again proudly received the highest form of recognition in governmental accounting and financial reporting for the CAFR - the Certificate for Excellence in Financial Reporting, awarded by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) - with the office accepting the honor each year since 1984.
An electronic version of the CAFR, which includes audited financial statements, statistics, and other supplementary information of the county, is available on the Clerk and Comptroller's website at SarasotaClerk.com. Select Finance from the home page menu, then County Financial Reports to view the CAFR and other important financial reports.
About the Clerk and Comptroller: As Sarasota County's Comptroller and Treasurer, Karen E. Rushing's responsibilities include accounting for financial resources, publishing a series of annual financial reports, and investing county funds.
About the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA): The GFOA is a nonprofit professional association serving approximately 17,500 government finance professionals worldwide, with offices in Chicago and Washington. For over a century, GFOA has identified and developed the highest standards for financial policies and practices, promoting them to the public through education, training and leadership.