Financial Controls & Compliance


General Accounting

General Accounting (GA) provides overall coordination for the accounting activities at the Laboratory. GA is responsible for the monthly financial reporting to DOE and annual reporting to UC. GA handles property accounting, banking relations, and coordinates monthly close activities with divisions and OCFO departments.


Financial Compliance (OMB-123)

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory is requried to comply with the Office of Managmenet and Budget's OMB Circular A-123. This Circular defines management's responsbility for ensuring adequate internal controls reside within the financial pprocesses and reporting structure throughout the Laboratory.


Tax Services

Tax Services serves as an internal tax advisor to:

  • Minimize the Laboratory's overall tax liablility
  • Assure that the Lasboratory is compliant with its institutional tax reporting and withholding requirements