In the Know

Census data testing

During January 2017, DRS notified employers who had been selected for a census data audit. The audits are related to the requirements of GASB Statement 68. The State Auditor’s Office has performed these audits for the past three years. CliftonLarsenAllen, DRS’ financial statement auditors, are conducting this round of audits and expect completion by Sept. 30, 2017. DRS will notify employers selected for next year’s audits in the winter of 2017/2018. If you have questions, please contact Employer Support Services or see the GASB FAQs.

New to Payroll or Human Resources?

Sign up for one of our new Payroll classes. Watch the presentation and ask questions from your own desk through WebEx. One of our Employer Support Specialists will present two hours of training to get you started with the basics of retirement reporting. Classes offered monthly. Contact Employer Support Services to sign up.

New PERS Employers

Read the information and procedures for employers who wish to join PERS. All the forms you need are included in the booklet.


Employer Handbook

Everything you've always wanted to know but... See more


GASB Standards

Pension accounting and reporting standards have been updated. Learn more


Employer Reporting Application

We are hard at work on a reporting tool for you. Learn more