Auditor Tom Schweich said Missouri paid more than $170,000 to child-care providers that failed to follow through on plans to open or expand.
State cites missing computers and a lack of documented special-needs children in East St. Louis.
The Office of Inspector General recommends that the agency, YWCA of Metropolitan St. Louis, pay back the money. Wrongdoing is not alleged.
A new audit takes issue with the way Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has billed aircraft flights to the State Emergency Management Agency.
It’s time to talk taxes: 1099 forms have gone out and you should be organizing your paperwork and getting ready to pay the taxman.
The odds of an audit can increase substantially depending on your income, types of income, deduction amount and changes you have made since filing your last tax return.
“We found $300,000 in costs where children have left the program completely. That sounds fraudulent to me.”
A Missouri audit revealed that the department of social services paid out nearly $300,000 to daycare providers for kids that weren’t there.
More than $300,000 was paid last year alone to childcare providers who provided care for fewer children than they claimed.
Last month, State Auditor Tom Schweich said the school district overpaid a construction company by more than $1.2 million over a ten year period.