Public sector

State Financial Position Index (SFPI) and competitiveness posture report

1/05/16

PwC's report is designed to shed light on the actual and relative financial position and financial posture of states so that stakeholders will have a better understanding of where their state stands as compared to others. Read more

High-Impact Economic Development: The Power of Alignment and Collaboration

03/31/16

The concept of crafting a core economic development collaborative is more relevant than ever. The emergence of the sharing economy has bolstered the idea of pooling resources, building on strengths, and cultivating collaborative alignment.

Your playbook for the DATA Act Playbook

02/29/16

Learn how the playbook recommends key steps that can help agencies fulfill the requirements of the DATA Act by leveraging existing capabilities and streamlining implementation efforts.

PwC comments on the FASB’s proposal related to government assistance disclosures

02/10/16

PwC expresses concerns about the cost/benefit of certain provisions of the FASB’s proposed government assistance disclosures.

State Financial Position Index (SFPI) and competitiveness posture report

01/05/16

PwC's report is designed to shed light on the actual and relative financial position and financial posture of states so that stakeholders will have a better understanding of where their state stands as compared to others.

In brief: SEC proposes disclosure of payments to governments by extractive industries

12/15/15

The SEC has proposed rules that require disclosure of payments made to governments by resource extraction issuers.

In brief: FASB proposes new disclosures for government grants, some tax incentives

11/17/15

FASB proposes new disclosures for government assistance that may apply to certain arrangements to receive tax benefits.

PwC comments on GASB's proposal on blending requirements

10/13/15

PwC supports the GASB's proposal to provide guidance on the blending of certain component units.

PwC comments on the GASB's irrevocable split-interest agreement proposal

09/30/15

PwC encourages alignment between the GASB's and FASB's split interest arrangement guidance.

Providing Cyber Security Services to the Public Sector

09/07/15

The annual PwC Global State of Information Security® surveyed more than 9,700 security, IT and business executives found that the total number of security incidents detected by respondents climbed to 42.8 million this year, an increase of 48% since 2013. It is imperative that in today’s world of distributed computing and outsourced technologies, businesses and government partners continue to assess their security posture and seek more active ways to defend networks.

PwC comments on GASB's exposure draft on certain external investment pools

09/03/15

PwC supports the GASB's criteria for determining when amortized cost can be used for certain external investment pools.