ADS Chapter 620

Financial Management Principles and Standards

Functional Series 600 – Budget and Finance

Document Quality Check Date: 09/14/2012
Partial Revision Date: 08/31/2011
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This chapter prescribes USAID’s accounting and financial reporting principles and standards. The standards in this chapter are based on Federal laws and regulations published by Federal oversight agencies, including the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), the Department of the Treasury, and the Government Accountability Office (GAO), for audit and compliance issues. The policy directives and required procedures for specific financial management topics are found in ADS Series 600, Budget and Finance.