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Session Objectives

  Understanding federal regulations

             Learning the HHS Payment
                Management System

             Preparing cash management reports

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Timing and Use of Federal Funds
Timing of Draws

• Funds are intended to be available when needed

• Draws should matched timing of allowable
  program expenditures

• Funds can be drawn as needed:
   Example – Payroll to cover salaries and allocable
   payroll taxes based on time charged to the Federally-
   funded program

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Ease of Access Brings Responsibility

                  Document each draw to
        Be        show compliance with
      Careful     Federal regulations

                     additional funds to
   And Most          overcome shortfalls
  Importantly         elsewhere in the

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Obtaining Funds: A Mouse-Click Away

             • Utilize Department of Health and Human
               Services Payment Management System
               to draw funds

             • Web-based access for CNCS grantees to
               draw funds and submit cash reporting

             • Calculate draw amount based on
               expenditures that have not yet been
               funded or are needed immediately
               following the draw, before requesting

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Benefiting from: Smartlink

                          •Hours:   8:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
                          •   Next work day access to funds

              No cost to recipients

              Enhanced inquiry feature
                – Account balance
                – Payment history
                – Grant transaction history

              Warehouse feature up to 30 days
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Utilizing Payment Management System

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        Logging in the First Time

User name: Provided by DPM (case sensitive)
Password: Set by the users. Must be alpha-numeric
 (e.g., #GRANTEE1)


                                                     by DPM

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You’ve Got Mail

 Review for new messages; then click on
  Click Here for Access to the Payment Management System

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Help From: My User Info

             Click on: My User Info to:
              change password or
              to update user contact information

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Drawing Down Cash


                Click on Payment
                Click on Request for Payment
                Enter your Account Number
                Click on Account

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        Request for Payment


   Enter   Payment Due Date
   Enter   Expected Disbursement Amount
   Enter   Cash on Hand
   Enter   Payment Request Amount Click on Continue

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Example: Request for Payment


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Continuing with Request for Payment


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Example: Completed Transaction

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Monitoring Expenditure of Funds

• Report expenditure of the funds drawn each quarter
  on Form 272

• Track expenditures during the life of a project on
  Form 272

• Reflect total expenditures upon closeout

• Support data in Form 272 within Grantee’s accounting

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        Benefits to You

•PSC 272, Federal Cash Transaction Report: Internet access
• Over 12,000 reports processed each quarter
• 91.8% Return Rate

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 Logging on PSC 272

 Enteryour Payee Identification Number (PIN)
Enter your PSC 272 Password

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Form 272: Payee Account


             Select the Payee Account Number
             you want to work on

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Selecting the PSC 272-A Form

                 Select the PSC 272-A Form

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Updating Total Dollars

    Update the cumulative
    total for each document

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Continuing with PSC 272-A

             Optional: Identify document as it
             appears in your accounting system

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Reviewing for Inactive Grants

              Use the PSC 272-G to review inactive grants
              Click on the Grant Number if you need to
               change the Disbursement amount

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     Adding Grants

 To add grants to the report that are not on
   the PSC 272-A or PSC 272-G (Click Here)
 Enter the grant info on the lines provided

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    Completing This Process

 After updating all grants
  Click on       Refresh/Update Screen
 Click on       Return to Form 272

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          Entering Net Disbursements

 Line 4 equals net disbursements from the PSC 272-A
 Enter Cash on Hand End of Period on Line 5
 G and G1 account can report excess interest
   income on Line 7
 Scroll down and click on Click Here to Certify this Electronic 272

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       Read Important Information

 Read the warning and check your numbers
 Scroll down and fill in the “Certified By” and “Prepared By”
 Click on Upload this Electronic 272

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Reminder: Print First….Move on Later

              Print the PSC 272 page
              Fax the page to your DPM Account

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Utilizing the Financial Status Report

Utilizing the Financial Status Report (FSR)
Form 269

• File on a semi-annual basis

• Report total program costs, including match

• Reconcile expenditures on this form with quarterly
  reports to HHS on Form 272

• Reports unliquidated obligations

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Reporting FSR Using eGrants

 Utilizing eGrants:

 • Go to

 • Click on eGrants in the center of the web page

 • Utilize eGrants FSR to report on multi-year awards
   through their life

 • Have accounting support available for total federal
   funds expended and total match

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Opening eGrants
Looking for Grants
Tracking Using eGrants
Reviewing FSR Information
More eGrants
eGrant Certifications
Successful eGrant FSR Submission
“More people should learn to tell their dollars where to go
       instead of asking them where they went.”

  - Roger Ward Babson, (1875–1967) American financial statistician

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