About Us

Facts About GASB

The GASB is the independent organization that establishes and improves standards of accounting and financial reporting for U.S. state and local government. This document serves as a high-level introduction to the work we do, the standards-setting process, website resources, and information about the members of the Board. >> More

Board Members

Board members are appointed by the Trustees of the FAF for a five-year term and may serve up to ten years. The chairman, who was appointed for a single seven-year term, serves full time and the six other members serve on a part-time basis. The members of the GASB are required to have knowledge of governmental accounting and finance and a concern for the public interest in matters of accounting and financial reporting. >> More

GASAC

The Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC) is responsible for consulting with the GASB on technical issues on the Board's agenda, project priorities, matters likely to require the attention of the GASB, selection and organization of task forces, and such other matters as may be requested by the GASB or its chairman. >> More
  • Facts About GASB A high-level introduction to the work we do.
  • Board Members Information about individual Board members including bios and final term years.
  • GASAC Information about the current membership of the GASAC.

Mission, Vision & Core Values

This page provides information on our guiding tenets.
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Budget & Financials

The most current budget and financial information available on the GASB, FASB, our sister organization, and FAF, our parent organization.
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GASB Staff

The Board has a professional staff drawn from government, public accounting, and the user community.
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Annual Report

The current annual report, formatted for either your desktop or tablet, and an archive of reports from prior years.
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Let GASB Know Who you Are

The GASB’s constituent database helps us focus our efforts to obtain input on its research projects, to involve a broader range of constituents in its standard-setting activities, and to target educational and outreach efforts to the appropriate audiences.

Please take a few minutes to fill out the informational questionnaire.
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Rules of Procedure

Procedures followed by the GASB in establishing and improving standards of financial accounting and reporting of state and local governmental entities.
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Careers

This page provides information about employment at the GASB including current job postings.
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