Fiscal Year 2009 Financial Report of the United States Government

The Secretary of the Treasury, in coordination with the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is required annually to submit financial statements for the U.S. government to the President and the Congress. GAO is required to audit these statements.

Complete Financial Report

The FY 2009 Financial Report of the United States Government (Financial Report) published by the Department of the Treasury includes GAO's report on the accompanying U.S. government's consolidated financial statements for the fiscal years ended September 30, 2009 and 2008, and the associated reports on internal control and compliance with significant laws and regulations.

Complete FY 2009 Financial Report (PDF, 254 pages)

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Related GAO Publications

Management Report: Improvements Needed in Controls over the Preparation of the U.S. Consolidated Financial Statements
GAO-10-757, July 30, 2010
U.S. Government Financial Statements: Fiscal Year 2009 Audit Highlights Financial Management Challenges and Unsustainable Long-Term Fiscal Path
GAO-10-483T, April 14, 2010