Annual Reporting for FY 2012
Resources and Instructions for Your Annual Report
Annual Report Review Blitz Class
What Does BIAS Do?
BIAS Software prepares the following schedules, which are listed with the format for submission:C4/C5 (PDF) Schedule 1 (Excel) Schedule 7 (PDF) Schedule 11 (PDF) Schedule 16 (Excel) Financial Statement Budget for the Notes to the Financial Statements. Accrual Balances for Compensated Absences on the Schedule 9
Your Responsibilities Outside of BIASNotes to the Financial Statements Notes to the Federal Schedule 16 Schedule 9 Schedule 10 Schedule 19 Schedule 21 Schedule 22
Cash-Basis Reporting Requirements:
Templates, Guides, and Instructions
Annual Report Templates (sao.wa.gov)
Instructions for Supplemental Schedules and Notes (sao.wa.gov)
File Your Annual Report (Login to sao.wa.gov)
Submitting Transaction Files
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