2007

20
Nov
Taylor’s Special Audit Leads to Criminal Charges

William DiCianni arraigned for writing bad checks, forgery, grand theft and money laundering

20
Nov
Fraud Awareness Week Special Report

First in a Two Part Series Highlighting State Auditor Mary Taylor’s Special Investigations Unit Success Stories

20
Nov
Fraud Awareness Week Special Report

Second in a Two Part Series Highlighting State Auditor Mary Taylor’s Special Investigations Unit Successes Stories

07
Nov
Statement from Auditor of State Mary Taylor

The following statement may be attributed to Auditor of State Mary Taylor regarding the Ohio House of Representatives concurrence of House Bill 166 (Schindel).

18
Oct
Taylor Releases Performing Arts School of Metropolitan Toledo Audit

Former executive director and husband responsible for more than $119,000 in missing tax dollars, money must be repaid

09
Oct
Statement from Auditor of State Mary Taylor

The following statement may be attributed to Auditor of State Mary Taylor regarding the Ohio House of Representatives passage of House Bill 166 (Schindel).

25
Sep
Taylor Hosts Medicaid Reform Discussions

$13 billion State Program Assessed for Efficiency and Effectiveness

18
Sep
Taylor Hosts Medicaid Reform Discussions

$13 Billion State Program Assessed for Efficiency and Effectiveness

22
Aug
Taylor Hosts Medicaid Reform Discussions

$13 billion State Program Assessed for Efficiency and Effectiveness

16
Aug
Taylor Releases Pleasant/Darby Union Cemetery Audit

More than $9,500 lacked documentation, incomplete financial records

26
Jul
Taylor Releases 2006 State of Ohio Audit

$35 Million in Federal Funds Questioned, Stronger Internal Controls Needed

26
Jul
Taylor Releases Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority Audit

Audit questions nearly $2 million in federal funding

26
Jul
Statement from Auditor of State Mary Taylor

The following statement may be attributed to Auditor of State Mary Taylor regarding Governor Ted Strickland’s executive order 2007-25S.

25
Jul
Taylor Releases Williams County Ag Society Audit

More than $3,000 in misused money, $75,000 donation not recorded

16
Jul
Taylor Launches New Web Site for Auditor’s Office

New Reports to Help Improve Transparency in Government Spending

13
Jul
Taylor Releases Buckeye Local School District Audit

More than $45,000 missing; former secretary must repay

03
Jul
Taylor Releases Edison Local School District Audit

School lacked essential documentation for nearly $400,000 in federal funding

21
Jun
Taylor Issues Mahoning County Board of MRDD Performance Audit

Audit Identifies More than $570,000 in Annual Cost Savings, about $1 Million in Increased Revenue

14
Jun
Taylor Commends Senate for Including Medicaid Provisions in State Budget

Measures Could Save State Millions of Taxpayer Dollars

21
May
Auditor Taylor Hosts Annual Fraud Awareness Conference

Meeting will promote investigation and prevention of white collar crime

10
May
Taylor Releases Lorain County Board of Mental Health Audit

Employee Spent More Than $19,000 on Utility Bills and Home Improvement

10
May
Taylor Releases Southern Local School District Audit

More than $13,000 inappropriately spent; taxpayer money must be repaid

10
May
Taylor Issues Chillicothe City School District Performance Audit

Recommendations Include More than $1 Million in Savings for the District

01
May
Taylor, Legislature Work to Increase Financial Accountability of Ohio’s Community School System

Provision Requires Charter Schools to Get Finances in Order or Lose Funding

12
Apr
Taylor to Offer Financial Training for Charter School Officials

Plan Aims to Improve Fiscal Oversight of Community Schools

10
Apr
Taylor Releases Federal Hocking Local School District Audit

Spotlights areas for improvement for school system in fiscal watch

10
Apr
Taylor Releases City of Coshocton/Coshocton Port Authority Audit

Former Executive Director Spent Over $64,000 for Personal Use; Possible Ethics Violations

10
Apr
Taylor Releases Audit of Brown County

Announces Investigation of County Clerk of Courts Office

10
Apr
Taylor Releases Village of Mutual Audit

Financial Statements Destroyed; Elected Officials Overpaid

06
Apr
Taylor Releases Elgin Digital Academy Audit

Board Should Prepare Financial Closeout Plan

06
Apr
Taylor Releases Jackson Township Audit

Trustees Neglected to Pass a Formal Budget in Two Years

06
Apr
Taylor Releases Ohio Housing Finance Agency Audit

Makes Recommendations to Improve Operations

02
Apr
Auditor Taylor Hosts Local Government Officials’ Gathering

Conference will teach leaders efficient practices, financial accountability

22
Mar
Taylor Issues Painesville Local School District Performance Audit

At Request of Fiscally Conscious District, Audit Identifies Potential Savings

22
Mar
Taylor Releases Columbus City School District Audit

Items Worth $3.7 million Missing; $2.8 Million in Federal Funds Questioned

20
Mar
Taylor Releases Village of Scio Audit

Findings Reveal Poor Record Keeping Practices

20
Mar
Taylor Releases Audit of Toledo Community School

School Lauded for Properly Safeguarding Public Money

13
Mar
Taylor Releases Barberton City School District Audit

Taylor Releases Barberton City School District Audit

13
Mar
Taylor Releases Belmont Co. Board of Health Audit

$122,000 in Overtime Pay Not Properly Documented

06
Mar
Taylor Releases Morrow Co. Sheriff’s Office Audit

Office secretary owes nearly $8,000 back to county

01
Mar
Taylor Releases Springfield Twp. Audit

Employees Cited for Making Nearly $9,000 in Personal Phone Calls

22
Feb
Cleveland School Treasurer Owes State $1.4 Million

Another $1.5 Million in Federal Funding Questioned; Issue Referred to Local Prosecutor

22
Feb
Taylor Releases Ohio University Audit

Recommends Ways to Improve Computer Security, Reduce Threat of Hackers

22
Feb
Taylor Releases Village of Leesville Audit

Mayor, Council Referred for Possible Violation of Ohio Law

15
Feb
Taylor Releases Village of Benton Ridge Audit

Sewer billing system lacks proper oversight, council members overpaid

08
Feb
Auditor Taylor Releases Allen County Audit

Federal Homeland Security Funds Spent Outside Designated Time Period

08
Feb
Taylor Declares Fiscal Watch Status for Springfield Local School District

District forecasts deficit of nearly $2 million for fiscal year 2007

08
Feb
Taylor Declares Fiscal Watch Status for Edison Local School District

District forecasts deficit of nearly $2 million for fiscal year 2007