OPA Attends Performance Audit Training

Category: Press Release from OPA

The Office of Public Accountability (OPA) participated in Performance Management and Reporting training at the OPA’s office in Hagåtña. The three-day training was sponsored by Graduate School USA by providing the instructor, Martin Ruben, FCPA, FCGA. The training focused primarily on performance audit best practices and managing performance audits and meeting the deadline.

Real Property Tax Levy Unenforced

Category: Press Release from OPA

During a recent follow-up of the enforcement of real property taxes, the Office of Public Accountability (OPA) has learned that the Department of Revenue and Taxation (Rev & Tax) officials will not be enforcing a real property tax increase specific to improvements (buildings) valued at $1 million or more for 2019.

OPA Selected for Mid-Term Review of PASAI’s Strategic Plan

Category: OPA Announcement

The Office of Public Accountability was Selected for the Mid-Term Review of the Pacific Association of Supreme Audit Institutions' (PASAI) Strategic Plan.

iLACS RFP P18-03 Independent Auditing Services

Category: Request for Proposal

The iLearn Academy Charter School (iLACS) is soliciting proposals from a U.S. Certified Public Accounting Firm for an audit (to include the Single Audit Act Provision) of its financial operations for fiscal years 2018, 2019, and 2020.

You may click the following link below to download the RFP, or pick-up an RFP Package at the iLACS Business Office.
 
Ukkudu Village Route 3
Dededo, Guam 96929

OPA's Cash Balance and FY 2018 Expenditures and Shortfall

Category: OPA Announcement

The Office of Public Accountability’s projected shortfall of $183 thousand (K) for fiscal year (FY) 2018, a projected payout of $89K to the five employees affected by the OPA’s fiscal realignment plan, and OPA’s cash balances as of August 31, 2018.

OPA Releases FY 2019 Budget Allotment Schedule

Category: OPA Announcement

In an effort to promote transparency and accountability with your government resources, Public Auditor Benjamin J. F. Cruz has released the Office of Public Accountability’s FY 2019 budget allotment schedule.

Benjamin J.F. Cruz Sworn into Office as Guam's Public Auditor

Category: Press Release from OPA

Benjamin J.F. Cruz was sworn into office on September 13, 2018 by the Honorable Chief Justice Katherine A. Maraman. Public Auditor Cruz is Guam's second-elected Public Auditor. He will complete the remaining two years of his predecessor's term.

PAG RFP No. 018-003 INDEPENDENT AUDITING SERVICES

Category: Request for Proposal

The Port Authority of Guam (PAG) is soliciting proposals from a U.S. Certified Public Accounting Firm for an audit of its financial operations for fiscal years 2018, 2019, and 2020. You may click the following link to download the Request for Proposal (RFP) or pick-up an RFP package at PAG's Procurement Office at:
 
1026 Cabras Highway, Suite 201, Piti, Guam 96925.

OPA Bids Farewell to the First Elected Public Auditor

Category: OPA Announcement

The Office of Public Accountability (OPA) staff and alumni hosted a luncheon for Doris Flores Brooks to commemorate her 18 years in public service as Guam’s first Chamorro CPA, first elected Public Auditor. She pioneered OPA to what it is today, a model robust audit office.