School Districts & Governmental
DB&B has 60 years of experience providing external auditing, internal audits, internal control studies, fraud examination and consulting services to school districts and other governmental entities across the state. Our dedicated staff of professionals averages more than 10 years with the firm. Our staff is very well-versed in issues that governmental clients face each day. And should an unusual issue arise, DB&B's affiliation with Allinial Global allows our team to tap into the wealth of knowledge of other top accounting practices around the world. We specialize in helping our clients look at their current processes and procedures objectively, identifying ways to improve both efficiency and effectiveness, and initiating and managing change. All our engagements are tailored to each client's specific goals and needs.
While DB&B is very knowledgeable and experienced in working with all types of governmental entities, our primary focus has been public school accounting. Our staff members have been invited to speak at functions such as meetings of CNY Association of School Business Officials, the CNY Association of School Boards, and the CNY Institute of Internal Auditors.
OUR TEAM’S SPECIFIC AREAS OF EXPERTISE INCLUDE:
- Internal Audit Activity
- External Audit Activity
- Consulting/Agreed upon Procedures Engagements
- Board/Management/Staff Training
- Technology and Reporting Systems
- Forensic/Fraud Assistance
- Employee Benefit Plan Assistance
- Fund Balance Management Assistance
- Internal Control Studies
- Information Technology
To us, our clients are far more than clients: they are our partners. Therefore, we strive to keep them apprised of best practices, industry trends and developments, and changes in standards and regulations through our niche-specific seminars and mailings. And to ensure that it is a two-way conversation, our partners reach out to our clients often, so that we can understand the specific challenges they face and how DB&B can be of most help.