The Official Site of The Commonwealth of Virginia


About the Agency

The Department of Accounts’ most widely used products are the statewide accounting applications:

  • Cardinal - the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system that leverages Oracle’s PeopleSoft software.
  • Commonwealth Integrated Payroll Personnel System (CIPPS) - central payroll system
  • Fixed Asset Accounting and Control System (FAACS) – fixed asset system

The DOA’s primary customers are state agencies, localities, and employees. The Department of Accounts serves the citizens of the Commonwealth by preparing both the Comprehensive Annual Finance Report (CAFR) and the Virginia Financial Perspective, a report to the citizens of the Commonwealth otherwise known as the “popular report.” Account’s major service areas are General Accounting, Payroll Operations, Financial Reporting, Finance and Administration, Payroll Service Bureau, Enterprise Applications Office, and Information Technology.

Locations & Additional Contacts

Main Location

The James Monroe Building
101 North 14th Street, 2ndFloor
Richmond, VA 23219

Services & Resources Offered