BEAUFORT, S.C. (Jan. 13, 2020) – The City of Beaufort’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report was presented to City Council at its Work Session on Jan. 12.
The Annual Financial Report is a look at the City’s finances during its fiscal year, from July 1, 2019, through June 30, 2020. The financial statements were audited by the accounting firm of Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC, which issued a “clean audit opinion” and noted that the City complied with government auditing standards.
The City has an AA rating from Standard & Poor’s and an Aa2 rating from Moody’s Investor Services for general obligation debt, meaning that the City has a very strong capacity to meet its financial commitments.
The Comprehensive Annual Financial Report can be found on the City’s website at http://bit.ly/3agmw17.