Duane Walz

Duane Walz

Local Government Support Team
WA SAO

Duane Walz joined the State Auditor’s Office in 1994.  He has played a key role in collecting and maintaining government financial data over the years. He is currently responsible for producing the Local Government Comparative Statistics derived from local government annual reports and is the primary administrator of SAO’s Online Filing System that was created in FY2011. He also provides technical support and training to a wide variety of local governments. Duane received a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt in 2013.

BARS/Cash Class – Friday

Isabella Room

This training is designed for Cash Basis reporting cities, counties and special purpose districts.  This class provides an overview of the Cash Budgeting, Accounting and Reporting System (BARS).  Topics include: (1) coding of revenues and expenditures, (2) annual reporting requirements (including Online reporting), (3) selected accounting and compliance issues.   PARTICIPANTS SHOULD HAVE THEIR CHART […]

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SAO | Online Filing Website

Grand Pennington Ballroom

Learn about the changes to filing your Annual Report using the WA SAO website. This is a live demonstration.

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BARS/Cash Class – Tuesday

Isabella Room

This training is designed for Cash Basis reporting cities, counties and special purpose districts.  This class provides an overview of the Cash Budgeting, Accounting and Reporting System (BARS).  Topics include: (1) coding of revenues and expenditures, (2) annual reporting requirements (including Online reporting), (3) selected accounting and compliance issues.   PARTICIPANTS SHOULD HAVE THEIR CHART […]

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