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Dorchester County Receives Top Rating on FY2018 Audit

Post Date:01/08/2019 2:20 PM

Independent accounting firm, Greene Finney, LLP issued Dorchester County an unmodified opinion after auditing the County’s FY2018 financial statements.

An unmodified opinion indicates the County’s financial statements are in accordance with all applicable framework of a government organization.

Dorchester County Council Chairman, George Bailey said "Dorchester County continues to show superb fiscal accountability. I appreciate the remarkable job that staff does to ensure our county continues to meet the needs of our citizens in a fiscally responsible manner."

Dorchester County Chief Financial Officer, Daniel Prentice added “I extend my appreciation to our Finance staff for their commitment to excellence in government finance.  The development of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) is no easy task but represents a significant improvement over the basic financial reporting requirements of the County.”

The CAFR is available for review on this site and has been submitted to the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for consideration in the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Program.