Financial Reporting

The financial reporting division of the Finance Department provides support in establishing and maintaining accurate and timely accounting services and reports for all County departments. This division performs the following duties:

  • Maintains capital asset records
  • Maintains general ledger records and reports
  • Prepares annual financial statements
  • Provides financial analysis and planning
  • Prepares financial reports required by outside grant agencies
  • Works with the Treasurer’s Office in cash investments

Records

All records are kept in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and financial reports are prepared in accordance with the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB).

Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR)

View the CAFRs (PDF). Recommended viewing is at 100% magnification.

Email the Finance Department to request prior year CAFRs not listed on this website.  Specify the year(s) being requested.  Documents will be emailed to you, in their entirety, as pdf files.

Special Announcements

Walworth County has been an award recipient of the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting (PDF) since Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 2002.

Walworth County, Wisconsin was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association for fiscal year ended December 31, 2017.  Read the GFOA’s November 29, 2018 news release (PDF).