The Social Security Administration's Financial Report for Fiscal Year 2014

Date: 
Monday, November 10, 2014
Report Number: 
A-15-14-14084
Report Type: 
Audit Report
Office Affiliation: 

The Chief Financial Officers (CFO) Act of 1990 (Public Law 101-576), as amended, requires that SSA’s Inspector General or an independent external auditor, as determined by the Inspector General, audit SSA’s financial statements in accordance with applicable standards. Under a contract monitored by the Office of the Inspector General, Grant Thornton, LLP an independent certified public accounting firm, audited SSA’s Fiscal Year 2014 financial statements.

Our objective was to fulfill our responsibilities under the CFO Act and related legislation, we monitored Grant Thornton, LLP’s audit of the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) Fiscal Year 2014 financial statements to ensure the quality of the audit work performed was adequate.