Cities, counties, and special districts funded with taxpayer money have an obligation to the citizens they serve. As such, fiscal responsibility, transparency, and efficiency are top priorities—ones we respect and understand well. KPM works with more than 150 governmental entities, including nearly 50 municipalities, on multiple fronts. Our broad experience includes financial statement and single audits, forensic accounting, GASB standards implementation, and rate studies. Where are your pain points?
Gain efficiency and save money by outsourcing all or part of your accounting to KPM. Governmental entities of all types and sizes have been leaning on us for decades. Need help with QuickBooks and Bill.com? We do that, too.
We take pride in helping clients audit and enhance their employee benefit plans. Everyone wins with a well-structured, cost-effective plan. Have us serve as your plan administrator, advise on investment strategies, or oversee regulatory compliance.
Transparency and accuracy are top priorities when serving the public, especially when it comes to financial statements. Our team is versed in government auditing standards and will develop an audit program tailored for your needs.
Fraudsters target local governments that lack strong internal controls and checks and balances. Do you have systems in place to detect suspicious activity? If not, KPM can help you identify red flags and investigate theft.
KPM offers specialized compliance audits for federal grants related to urban and rural development. Join the growing list of satisfied governmental clients who use our team to audit HUD and USDA grants.
Is it time for an HR audit or a more structured approach to performance management? Are your onboarding, training, and development programs outdated? We can help evaluate what’s missing and what can be improved on the HR front.
Good financial stewardship hinges on effective internal controls. Our governmental team assesses your control environment, notes risk areas, and assists with monitoring. Then we work with you to raise the bar.
Public and private entities alike rely on KPM to calculate, deduct, and remit payroll taxes. Don’t get overwhelmed managing payroll taxes. Our tax professionals can save you the time and trouble.
Compliance is critical when you receive and disburse federal grants. Our team performs single audits to help governments document how dollars are spent and meet grant requirements. We’ll guide you through Uniform Guidance.
Many of our governmental clients look to the Missouri Municipal League for resources and advocacy on the issues and challenges they face. KPM is an MML member and supports the league’s goal of strengthening cities through unity and cooperation.
County governments in the Show-Me State look to the Missouri Association of Counties for research and best practices on public policy. Our firm is pleased to be an associate member with a dedicated governmental team.
State and local governments in the U.S. employ 18.6 million people.
The U.S. has about 36,000 municipal and township governments.
County governments collectively face a $144 billion budget shortfall in FY21.
Sources: Dun & Bradstreet, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, National Association of Counties
You know our qualifications; we understand your processes. Connect with one of our advisors today to learn more about the specific services we offer or have our team develop your customized proposal.