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Report Instances of Fraud, Waste, and Abuse in State Government

The Office of Auditor of Accounts (AOA) is independent of the Executive, Legislative, and Judicial Branches of State Government. We maintain a fraud hotline to report suspected instances of questionable conduct relative to State resources. Informants can report suspicious activity by calling 1-800-55-FRAUD (1-800-553-7283) or by utilizing the Referral Information Form below. Informants are kept […]

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The Office of the Auditor of Accounts has ongoing job postings for entry level auditors. Please go to to view and apply for our postings. APPLICATION TIPS: When completing an application, please provide a detailed explanation to support how you meet the criteria. This must also include a description of your work experience to […]

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Frequently Asked Questions

The Office of Auditor of Accounts Sets the Record Straight The Office of Auditor of Accounts (AOA) would like to provide information to address various questions regarding the Office.   Q. Why are technical audits (e.g. the State’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), “Single Audit” of federal expenditures), while not easily understood by the general […]

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Auditor of Accounts Mission Statement

The Auditor of Accounts, an elected office, serves as the State of Delaware’s fiscal watchdog. As the independent audit organization, the Office of Auditor of Accounts (AOA) is charged with responsibility for the State’s annual financial and federal single audits. AOA also helps to assure accountability of taxpayer dollars by conducting various audits, investigations, and inspections. […]

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R. Thomas Wagner, Jr. Biography

Certified Fraud Examiner – Certified Government Financial Manager – Certified Internal Controls Auditor R. Thomas Wagner, Jr., has the distinct honor of serving as Delaware’s Auditor of Accounts. He was first appointed to the position in 1989, to serve the unexpired term of his predecessor. He was reelected in 2014 to his record seventh four […]

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