Accounting Services provides financial services for the UW-Madison including the processing and reporting of accounting data.

Items of Interest

Financial Management Meeting - The April meeting has been moved to Monday, April 28, 2014 due to a scheduling conflict. The meeting will take place in Rooms 1106/1108 at 21 N. Park. The time for the meeting will remain 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., topics will include fiscal year end along with other subjects.


This issue of Accounting News provides information on key activities intended to be helpful for UW- Madison personnel involved in financial related activities.  Please feel free to share this with others you think would benefit from receiving this information.  Topics in this issue include:

  • An update on activities happening to help improve control over campus moveable property
  • An update regarding the upcoming SFS upgrade
  • Accounting related training opportunities available, including an upcoming campus-wide financial forum planned for early 2014
  • Helpful suggestions and resources to assist with cash management
  • Recent tax related policy and procedure changes related to paying research participants
  • Information regarding the new travel flexibilities and other disbursement considerations.

We welcome your feedback, questions, comments and/or suggestions to this information.  Feel free to send them to Brenden Hedberg who deserves ongoing credit for bringing together the information provided by members of the Accounting Services team.  Updates will be provided on a periodic basis.


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