Intermediate Governmental Accounting Seminar


The MDGFOA Intermediate Governmental Accounting Seminar is a benefit of membership. You must be an active Government Employed member to register for this Seminar. If we have available seats, registration for Government Employed non-members will open on November 20, 2018.


9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Wednesday & Thursday
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 pm, Friday
You may not enter the LGIT Bldg until 9:00 am

Local Government Insurance Trust
7225 Parkway Drive, Hanover, MD 21076

Who Should Attend

Mid-level finance officers, accountants, independent auditors, and other persons with basic knowledge of accounting


You may purchase your Blue Book online from GFOA US & Canada

MDGFOA Government Employed Members: $200.00
(If the IGAS does not fill we will open registration to our Associate Members at that time.)

MDGFOA Associate Members: $400.00

Government Employed Non-Members: $240.00

Associate Non-Members: $500.00

Parking is ample. Convenient parking is limited to 25 spaces. Carpooling is recommended

Seminar Description

This 2 1/2 day seminar will provide the participant with a working knowledge of the special financial reporting model used by the state and local governments under Governmental Accounting Standards Board's Statement No. 34, Basic Financial Statements- and Management's Discussion and Analysis- for State and Local Governments.


20 CPE's

IGAS Refund Policy

IGAS Fees are not refundable after 14 days prior to the Seminar date. You may transfer your paid registration to an attendee within your organization. Seminar fees will not be carried over to any other Seminars or Conferences. All outstanding balances are to be paid regardless of your attendance if you did not cancel via email or phone 14 days prior to the Seminar. No attendee shall be permitted to register for a seminar or conference with an outstanding balance due from prior seminars or conference attendance. We do not refund fees based upon cancellation of speakers or adjustments to the agenda.


Day One

GAAP and the Governmental Environment
Government Financial Reporting
Classification and Terminology
Governmental Funds
Proprietary Funds
Fiduciary Funds, Joint Ventures and other Multiparty Agreements
Government Wide Financial Reporting

Day Two

Financial Reporting Overview
Financial Statements
Transaction Specific and Account Specific Guidance
Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
Budgetary Integration and Reporting
Internal Control Framework
Internal Control Framework
Auditing in the Public Sector

Day Three

Notes to the Financial Statements
Performance Measurement
Current topics