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Accounting and Budget

At its Feb. 26 administrative meeting, the Bernalillo County Board of Commissioners, along with the County Manager, congratulated Accounting and Budget Department employees for their continued pursuit of effective budget preparation for the citizens of Bernalillo County.

Budgeting is an important process of the government system, allowing Bernalillo County to provide goods and services in a financially practical manner and limiting the debt and cutbacks required of unorganized spending.

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Accounting and Budget

Bernalillo County Accounting & Budget Department Director Pamela Moon has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the New Mexico Retiree Health Care Authority.

Ms. Moon, a Certified Public Accountant, represents New Mexico Counties, the association of New Mexico’s 33 county governments, on the board. She was appointed by Steve Kopelman, executive director of New Mexico Counties, on Jan. 23, 2019. Ms. Moon will serve at the pleasure of New Mexico Counties.

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Accounting and Budget

Bernalillo County’s Accounting and Budget Office has been awarded the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award, the highest award in governmental budgeting.

The award is given to the county from the Government Finance Officers Association. The award recognizes Bernalillo County for producing a budget report for the biennium beginning July 1, 2018, which is clear, detailed and well organized in line with best budgeting practices.

The award program was established in 1984. It encourages local g... Read More

Accounting and Budget

The Bernalillo County Commission this evening voted to stabilize basic public services and raise the gross receipts tax rate in the city limits from 7.3125 to 7.5 percent. For the unincorporated areas of the county, the gross receipts tax rate will go from 6.25 to 6.4375 percent.

The increase equals 18.75 cents per $100 of spending.

The move is expected to generate an additional $31 million a year to pay for rising, recurring costs associated with basic public services, such as increased insurance... Read More

Accounting and Budget

Art de la CruzFacing increasing costs and less revenue, the Bernalillo County Commission Tuesday evening passed a resolution requiring an outside, independent review of county government operations by Quality New Mexico.

Quality New Mexico is a nonprofit established in 1993 to help New Mexico businesses and public sector organizations achieve their best performance, using the Baldridge Criteria for Performance Excellence as the tool to conduct reviews of organizations.

The review will look at ways to improve pe... Read More

Accounting and Budget

Bernco Nudget StaffAt its April 14, 2105 County Commission meeting, the Bernalillo Board of County Commissioners and county management recognized the county’s Accounting and Budget Department staff for receiving one of the most prestigious awards in governmental budgeting – for the sixteenth consecutive year.

The Government Finance Officers Association has presented the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award to employees who helped the county earn this award.

A Certificate of Recognition for Budget Prep... Read More

Accounting and Budget

Bernalillo County Accounting DepartmentThe Government Finance Officer Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to Bernalillo County for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the past nine consecutive years and 13th time ever.

The county’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report is audited by external auditors before it is forwarded to the state auditor for final review and approval.

It is then approved by the Bernalillo County Board o... Read More

Accounting and Budget

Bernalillo County Budget StaffOn May 28, the Bernalillo Board of County Commissioners and county leadership recognized county Budget & Business Improvement staff for receiving thehighest award in governmental budgeting.

The commissioners, County Manager Tom Zdunek and Deputy County Manager of Finance Teresa Byrd presented the Government Finance Officers Association Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the current fiscal year.

According to the Government Finance Officers Assocation, the award “reflect... Read More

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