Oversight and direct supervision of the financial and budgetary functions of the District government
Operating and maintaining a coordinated financial management system to budget, collect, control, and properly account for more than $7 billion in annual operating and capital funds
Preparing the city's annual budget, representing the District in the federal appropriations process, and monitoring budget performance during the fiscal year
Borrowing on behalf of the District, collecting receipts, payments, and transactions for the District, and investing the city's funds
Administering and enforcing the District's tax laws, collecting revenue for the city, and recording deeds and other written instruments affecting a right, title, or interest in real or personal property in the District
Developing, implementing and monitoring the District's accounting policies and systems and producing the audited Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the city
Forecasting revenue for the District government, developing fiscal impact statements for proposed legislation, performing tax expenditure analysis, and providing advice on economic development matters.