Finance Department

 

Finance

2200 NE 38 Street
Lighthouse Point, Florida 33064
Telephone: 954-784-3432
Fax: 954-784-3446

FINANCE DIRECTOR FRANK DIPAOLO

HOURS OF OPERATION
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Monday through Friday
(Except on holidays)

OVERVIEW

The Lighthouse Point Finance Department ensures a fiscally sound governmental organization that conforms to generally accepted financial management principles through effective delivery of the following services: payroll, accounts payable, general ledger accounting and reporting, including fixed assets and grants, cash management and investment, debt management and finance, financial forecasting, and budget.

INDEPENDENT AUDIT

In accordance with Section 218.32(1)a, Florida Statutes, an audit of the books of account, financial records and transactions of all administrative departments of the City has been conducted by a firm of independent Certified Public Accountants. The report of Keefe, McCullough & Co., LLP, Certified Public Accountants as of September 30, 2015, is available for examination and contains their opinion as to the fair presentation of the City’s financial statements. The City continues to receive an unqualified opinion. Please see the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report on this website.

AWARDS

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the City of Lighthouse Point for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2015 This was the twenty-second consecutive year that the City government has received this prestigious award. In order to be awarded a Certificate of Achievement, a government must publish an easily readable and efficiently organized comprehensive annual financial report. The report must satisfy both generally accepted accounting principles and applicable legal requirements. A Certificate of Achievement is valid for a period of one year only.

Budget Documents

FY 2016-2017 Adopted Budget
FY 2015-16 Adopted Budget
FY2014-15 Adopted Budget
Budget 2013-2014
Budget 2012-2013
Budget 2011 2012
Budget 2010-2011
Budget 2009-2010
Budget 2008-2009
Budget 2007-2008
Budget 2006-2007
Budget 2005-2006

Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005

Defined Benefit Pension Reporting

Florida Statutes Section 112.664 requires certain reporting for all defined benefit pension plans. The Florida League of Cities is the administrator for the City’s Police and Fire Defined Benefit Pension Plan, and they have provided access to all required reporting via the following link:

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