Office of the
Utah State Auditor


For the Press

Welcome to the News section of the website of the Office of the Utah State Auditor. The Office regularly publishes audits as they are completed. A selection of the most recent audits is included below. In cases where the audits were presented publicly, links to the presentation and any prepared briefs are included with the link to the audit itself.

A list of the other recent press releases and statements released by the Office follows.

Recent Audits, Reports and Presentations

Office of the Utah State Auditor Announces New Training Courses Designed for Elected Officials in Local Governments

Office of the Utah State Auditor Releases Analysis Report – Opportunities for Financial Benefit Using High Deductible Medical Plans – January 2016

Office of the Utah State Auditor Releases A Performance Audit of Data Analytics Techniques to Detect SNAP Abuse – January 2016

Office Completes Audit of Federal Funds Received by State in Fiscal Year 2015 – December 2015

Presentation of Department of Workforce Services and Department of Health Single Audit Findings to Legislative Social Services Subcommittee – December 2015

Office Releases Investigative Reports Related to Flooding in the Douglas-Hiland Neighborhood in Ogden City, Utah – November 2015

Office Releases A Performance Audit of Financial Reporting in Public Education – November 2015

Office Releases an Analysis Report on NCAA Athletics Revenue
Subsidization for Utah’s Public Colleges and Universities – July 2015

Office Launches Online Training Series for
Local Government Finance Professionals – June 2015

Office Releases Special Financial Audit of the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control – May 2015

Office Releases Review Report – Review of the Mapleton Irrigation District – May 2015

Office Releases Analysis Report – Steps to Improve College Graduation Rates – April 2015

Office Releases Audit of the Jordanelle Special Service District  – April 2015

Office Releases Investigation of Draper City’s Allocation of Incremental Costs to Traverse Ridge Special Service District  – April 2015

Office Releases a Performance Audit of Sex Offender Access to Vulnerable Populations – April 2015

Office Releases a Review of the Utah Universal Service
Fund (UUSF) – March 2015

Office Completes A Performance Audit of Utah’s Adult Felony Drug Courts – January 2015

Statement by Utah State Auditor John Dougall On the Passing of Former Speaker Becky Lockhart – January 2015

Office Completes Audit of Federal Funds Received by State in Fiscal Year 2014 – December 2014

Office Issues A Limited Performance Audit of The Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control – November 2014

Office Issues A Performance Audit of The Governor’s Office of Economic Development Corporate Incentives Program – October 2014

Office Issues Analysis of Utah Property Tax System Showing Significant Calculation Errors Across the State – July 2014

Who Audits the Auditor? Office of the Utah State Auditor Successfully Completes Peer Review – April 2014

Office Releases Audited Financial Statement of Utah Fund of Funds – March 2014

Office Releases A Limited Performance Audit of The Utah State Fair Corporation – March 2014

Office Releases List of Delinquent Filers Among Utah’s Local Government Entities – March 2014

Office Issues Results of Investigation into Certain Financial Activities of Eagle Mountain City and Utah County – February 2014

Office Releases A Graphical Analysis of Utah’s Reliance on Federal Funding – February 2014

Office Releases An Inquiry and Analysis of Vehicle Usage in the Office of the Attorney General – January 2014

Office Releases A Performance Audit of State Buildings and Land – February 2014

2013 Audit Reports and News

Office Completes Audit of Federal Funds Received by State

Presentation of the DABC Financial Audit Progress Interim Report and Final Audit Report

A Performance Audit of the Division of Rehabilitation Services Cost Controls

A Performance Audit of State Agency Internal Audit Services

Utah Retirement Systems Performance Audit

Minimum School Program

Department of Workforce Services

Recent Statements and Releases from the Office