The City of Burlington, Racine County, Wisconsin (“City”) is requesting proposals for the purpose of retaining a certified public accounting firm (“Firm”) to audit the City’s financial records for the fiscal years 2022-2025. All detailed information needs are outlined in the subsequent sections of this request for proposals (“RFP”). The term of the contract with the successful Firm may commence any time after the contract is awarded and shall be for the following four fiscal years: January 1, 2022 – December 31, 2022; January 1, 2023 – December 31, 2023; January 1, 2024 – December 31, 2024; and January 1, 2025 – December 31, 2025. A shorter term of three (3) years may be considered.
Any inquiries and/or clarifications concerning this RFP should be directed in writing to City Finance Director Treasurer, Steve DeQuaker via email at and should be received no later than the date specified in the time schedule. No information provided verbally, or by any other personnel, will be considered binding. All respondents should use this written document and its attachments as the sole basis for responses.
B. INSTRUCTIONS TO AUDITING FIRMS
All responses must be addressed to, and mailed or delivered to:
City of Burlington
Attn: City Administrator
300 N. Pine St.
Burlington, WI 53105-1435
All proposals must be in writing, must be in a sealed envelope and clearly marked “Auditing Services Proposal.” All proposals must be received by 4:30 p.m. on December 10, 2022. Proposals received after that date and time will be rejected. Proposals will not be opened publicly. Proposals will be opened by the City Administrator and Finance Director on December 12, 2022, at Burlington City Hall.