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The OSA's Local Government Audit Division tracks about 4,000 Colorado local governments for compliance with the Local Government Audit Law [Section 29-1-601, et seq., C.R.S.], which requires submission of an annual independent financial audit to the State Auditor.

Please contact us with any questions you have about the Local Government Audit Law or how the law's requirements may apply to your local government.

Upcoming Submission Deadlines:
July 31, 2023

Audits with December 31, 2022, Year End due.

December 31, 2023

School District Audits with June 30, 2023 Year End due.

March 31, 2024

Applications for Exemption from Audit for December 31, 2023 Year-End due.

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