Posts Tagged ‘CFO’

District Reports $321 Million Surplus

The District government will record a $321 million surplus for the 2013 fiscal year in its annual financial report thanks to higher revenues and lower agency expenses, according to city officials.
"The story is half of it's revenue, half of it's underspending," says Chief Financial Officer Jeffrey DeWitt.
$168 million of the surplus came from excess revenues, including [...]

Gray Announces Phoenix’s Jeff DeWitt as New CFO Pick

Natwar Gandhi's 13-year tenure at the top of the Office of the Chief Financial Officer is close to an end. In a press conference this afternoon, Mayor Vince Gray announced the person he wants to replace Gandhi, who said in February that he plans to resign: Phoenix, Ariz, Cheif Financial Officer Jeff DeWitt.
DeWitt is trading a city rocked [...]

CFO Hearing, Round 1

A D.C. Council panel's probe into Chief Financial Officer Nat Gandhi's tax office is on a five-hour pause while the Washington Nationals play the St. Louis Cardinals in the first round of the playoffs. When they return, Gandhi will have a chance to defend himself after taking some shots this morning from several councilmembers who [...]

CFO Declares Jihad Against the Post

Fight! Fight ! Fight!
D.C.'s Office of the Chief Financial Officer is throwing punches at the Washington Post over—of all things—its efforts to pay less in property taxes.
You may have read the Post's big investigative story on the CFO's Office of Tax and Revenue settling commercial property tax assessments at a much high rate than in [...]