Templates for SWCD Staff to Use for Preparing the 2018 Financial Statement Package

NOTE: SWCDs should send completed package in electronic format (one PDF); or a statement of Revenue and expense and confirmation of 2018 financial audit; by March 15, 2019 to BWSR Chief Financial Officer.

For those districts required to have an audit of these results, note two items below for your help: 2018 Audit Bid Letter and 2018 CPA Guide. The deadline for draft audit to be sent by your CPA to the Office of State Auditor is October 31, 2019.

2017 Financial Statement Detail Reports for Minnesota's Soil and Water Conservation Districts

2016 Financial Statement Detail Reports for Minnesota's Soil and Water Conservation Districts

2015 Financial Statement Detail Reports for Minnesota's Soil and Water Conservation Districts

BWSR Financial and Grant Compliance Services

The Board of Water and Soil Resources provides services to local units of government, primarily Soil and Water Conservation Districts and counties. Among the services provided:

  • Offers year-end closeout training to Soil and Water Conservation District bookkeepers;
  • Provides financial and administrative training to new Soil and Water Conservation District employees;
  • Compiles summaries of all Soil and Water Conservation District annual financial reports for distribution to all districts and interested individuals;
  • Notifies Soil and Water Conservation District and Nonpoint Engineering Assistance joint powers boards when audit threshold has been reached, and monitors completion of all audits required;
  • Assists board conservationists with program closeouts;
  • Monitors Natural Resource Block Grant expenditures and assists counties in establishing grant tracking procedures and documentation;
  • Maintains a close working relationship with the Office of the State Auditor and disseminates new information to clientele as needed.

For older financial statement detail reports for Minnesota's Soil and Water Conservation Districts, please contact the BWSR Chief Financial Officer.

 

Contact

Jeremy Olson
Chief Financial Officer