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Indiana ASBO 4-Day Budget Workshop

Friday, February 8, 2019  


Indiana ASBO pleased once again to sponsor the 4-day Budget Workshops, a comprehensive series of four days that provided detailed and hands-on information for preparing a school corporation budget.  This is the 23rd year that IASBO has presented this professional development opportunity.  The budget workshop will be held at Primo Banquet and Conference Center in Indianapolis.  The dates for these sessions are:

March 5-6, 2019
April 30-May 1, 2019

Experienced school business officials and state agency experts will provide the tools needed to build a successful school budget.  The daily agendas and registration materials can be found on the IASBO website.

The following topics will be presented during the four-day sessions:

• Budget calendar and budget assumptions
• County & state agencies – The players/Circuit breaker/TIF/Tax abatements
• Debt service fund/Retirement/Severance bond debt fund/Capital referendum debt fund
• Understanding the Operation & Education Funds transfers needed after 2019
• Capital Assets Plan
• Education & Operation Fund Line 1/Transfers between funds
• Bus replacement plan
• Operating referendum fund/Rainy day fund
• School distribution formula
• Current year financial worksheet
• Budget form 2
• Understanding budget form 4-B
• Budget forms 3 and 4
• 1782 Notice/Cash flow/Budget monitoring
• Appeals/Additional appropriations
• DLGF and Gateway

Further, Denny Costerison will present a summary of the 2019 General Assembly activities on March 5 and April 30.  This is one of IASBO’s most popular professional activities and it is important to register EARLY.