New State Data is Available

We have launched 2016 financial reports for a limited number of states. Click here to see if your state's data is available! 

Visit our new pension database!!

Today we launch our pension database. It has detailed info for each state's various plans. How's your state doing?

Do you trust your government?

Certain states trust their government more than others. Find out where your state ranks here

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  • Financial State of the States reports

    Each September, we launch our Financial State of the States report, which analyzes the finances of all 50 states. See our reports from 2009 - present. 

  • Bill's Blog

    Bill Bergman serves as TIA's Director of Research. He is responsible for managing TIA's federal project and State Data Lab's data base.  Bergman spent 13 years as an economist and policy analyst at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

  • Financial State of the Cities

    We analyzed the financial conditions of the 50 largest US cities. See how they rank here

  • The Federal Project

    Our Federal Project explores various aspects of government financial reporting, and will examine a different theme each month for the next year. 

  • Financial State of the States 2015

    Each year Truth in Accounting issues a report of the financial condition of each of the 50 states. Click here for our latest 2015 data to see how your state is doing.

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