Federal Audit Clearinghouse


Source Federal Audit Clearinghouse, U.S. Census Bureau
File Size 1 GB
Dates Covered 1997-Jan 1, 2013
Cost Snapshot

  • Nonmembers $150
  • Members $0
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The Single Audit database is a great tool for journalists to examine local nonprofits and state or local government agencies that receive substantial assistance from the federal government.The Office of Management and Budget requires audits of those organizations if they reach a certain dollar threshold, typically $300,000, in federal assistance. The database lists all the federal sources of the organizations’ expenditures and the amounts spent, starting in 1997. The data also includes notations about whether the audits have revealed any problems, plus valuable contact information, including names, addresses and phone numbers, for the organizations being audited and the auditors.

Record layouts and samples of this database

Agency table sample (top100_agency.XLS) 8.8 KB
CFDA table sample (top100_cfda.XLS) 23.5 KB
DUNS table sample (top100_duns.XLS) 8.9 KB
Main documentation (README.TXT) 6.5 KB
EINS table sample (top100_eins.XLS) 8.7 KB
General table sample (top100_general.XLS) 117.9 KB
Record layout (LAYOUTS.TXT) 8.0 KB

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