• Financing Education In Minnesota A Publication of the Minnesota House of Representatives Fiscal Analysis Department February 2020
  • The legislature requires school districts to adopt and use a uniform system of records and accounting for public schools. The adopted system, a modified accrual accounting system, is known as Uniform Financial Accounting and Reporting Standards (UFARS). UFARS is important because it provides a uniform basis for comparing and evaluating school district revenue and expenditures.