The Social Security Administration’s Compliance with the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Improvement Act of 2012 in the Fiscal Year 2016 Agency Financial Report

Date: 
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Report Number: 
A-15-17-50255
Report Type: 
Audit Report
Office Affiliation: 

We issued this report to review the Improper Payments Information section in the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Agency Financial Report (AFR) and determine whether the Social Security Administration (SSA) met all requirements of the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Improvement Act of 2012 (IPERIA). In addition, we evaluated the Agency’s (1) accuracy and completeness of reporting and (2) performance in reducing and