General Government

Our General Government team works across the United States with agencies that focus on administrative services to other agencies. The focus on business functions includes enterprise planning, budgeting, financial reporting, compliance, audit controls, human resources, facilities management and technology services.

What EY can do for you

Ernst & Young LLP’s deep legacy in finance, tax and auditing brings decades of experience to state and local agencies that manage money, operations and technology. Our General Government team works across the United States with agencies that focus on administrative services to other agencies. The focus on business functions includes enterprise planning, budgeting, financial reporting, compliance, audit controls, human resources, facilities management and technology services. We are living in a Transformative Age where all these areas are changing and digital government is at the forefront of new technologies like cloud computing, artificial intelligence and blockchain. Our teams work with agencies to foster innovation using discipline project management and organizational change management to improve their operations and program outcomes.

Is your agency struggling to reach these goals?

  • Efficient, effective and transparent operations
  • Timely data, financial reports and spending
  • HR, Payroll and Budget system — enterprise resource planning (ERP) modernization
  • Intelligent automation governance and implementation
  • Improving citizens’ digital and online experience

How we address agency challenges

  • We apply digital technologies to help make public services more effective and personal for the people who use them.
  • We help to improve how governments manage public finances, so that the money spent on behalf of taxpayers creates more value.
  • We help agencies to streamline operations, cut costs, procure smarter and transform their workforce so they can service their mission.

Our latest thinking

Four ways government budgeting can improve community outcomes

Governments can use outcome based budgeting to transform communities and foster equity. Decisions based only on prior spending are not enough. Learn more.

01 Aug 2022 Andrew Kleine