After closely monitoring COVID-19, we decided to move our 114th Annual Conference, May 17–20, 2020, and preconference seminars (May 15–16, 2020) in New Orleans, Louisiana, from in-person to virtual. For those of you who have already registered for the conference, you have the following options: 1.) Take advantage of the virtual conference and apply your…

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GFOA’s 114th Annual Conference will take place on May 17-20, 2020, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans, LA https://www.gfoa.org/annual-conference/annual-conference-overview  

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Join us on November 21, 2019 for the Tax Collector’s Affinity Group Meeting. THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2019 10:00 am- Welcome and Introduction Eric Jackson, Chief of Treasury, Charles County Government 10:15 am- State Department of Assessments and Taxation Michael Higgs, Director 11:15 am- Roundtable Discussion Counties’ Monthly Reimbursements for Homeowner’s Tax Credits Recordation/Transfer Tax Followup…

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GFOA would like to congratulate the following jurisdictions for receiving the GFOA’s Popular Annual Financial Reporting (PAFR) Award for the first time: Yorba Linda Water District, California; City of San Mateo, California; Baltimore City Elected Officials’ Retirement System, Maryland; Baltimore City Employees’ Retirement System, Maryland; Oakland Community College, Michigan; North Central Regional Transit District, New…

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Lloyd W. Jones Scholarship The Maryland GFOA Executive Committee at its regular meeting on May 2, 1997, approved the establishment of the Lloyd W. Jones Memorial Scholarship Fund. Lloyd Jones was a past president of the Maryland GFOA and held vital City, County and State finance posts in addition to the many other organizations which…

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Letter from the President We are halfway through the fiscal year and so much has occurred within the MDGFOA. As your current President, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on what the fiscal year has brought to our organization and its members. Fiscal Year 2019 saw the creation of the Young Professionals Affinity…

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