Bedford County Auditor in Bedford Pennsylvania

Address and phone number for Bedford County Auditor, a Auditor Office, at South Juliana Street, Bedford PA.


Name
Bedford County Auditor
Address
200 South Juliana Street, Bedford, Pennsylvania, 15522
Phone
814-623-4803
Fax
814-623-0991

About the Bedford County Auditor

The Bedford County Auditor, located in Bedford, PA, evaluates the performance of government agencies to ensure the transparency and accountability of Bedford government. The Auditor's Office performs an oversight role, evaluating the integrity of financial operations and compliance with laws, regulations, and rules. The Auditor helps Bedford government agencies by identifying opportunities to increase efficiency and effectiveness. The Auditor also investigates suspected corruption or fraudulent activities.

You may contact the Auditor's Office for questions about:
  • Bedford government audit reports
  • Requesting public records
  • Bedford government financial operations
  • Acting as a whistleblower
  • Government auditing standards in Bedford County, Pennsylvania
  • Bedford government financial statements
  • Financial investigations and fraud
Auditing Responsibilities
  • Setting the criteria to evaluate Bedford government agencies, offices, and programs
  • Conducting research on departments to understand their goals and objectives
  • Conducting an investigation, including interviews and fieldwork, to gather information and evidence
  • Preparing reports on preliminary findings and, in some cases, allowing the audited agency to respond to the report
  • Publishing Bedford audit reports, detailing the findings of the audit and recommendations for corrective action or improvements
Bedford Government Office Audits

The Bedford County Auditor conducts government office audits in Bedford, including investigating agencies, programs, and government contracts. The Auditor has full access to government records and sets procedures to avoid interference from the agencies undergoing the audit. After conducting an audit, the Auditor's Office publishes their reports as public records. The Auditor also creates an annual report detailing the findings of audits conducted each year.

Financial Audits in Bedford

The Auditor's Office conducts financial audits of government agencies as part of its responsibilities. This includes auditing the Bedford government budget to ensure the accuracy of financial statements reported to the public. These financial audits, including Bedford government financial statements, are available to the public.

Government Contract Audits

In addition to auditing agencies and programs, the Auditor also examines Bedford government contracts and grants to ensure transparency. These contract audits provide oversight over government funds going to private sector organizations. The Auditor also creates public reports on contract audits.

Reporting Suspected Corruption or Fraud

The Auditor's Office also accepts reports of suspected government corruption or fraud. Government employees, private sector employees, or Bedford residents can act as whistleblowers to report improper government actions. Contact the Auditor's Office for more information, including how to make an anonymous report.

Contact the Bedford County Auditor

You may contact the Bedford County Auditor by calling 814-623-4803, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Bedford County Auditor, 200 South Juliana Street, Bedford, Pennsylvania, 15522.


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