Accession Number : ADA301879

Title :   Improving the Qua1ity of Personal Property Data for the Defense Transportation Payment Program.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT INST MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s) : Bridges, W. M. ; Beyer, Alfred H.

PDF Url : ADA301879

Report Date : DEC 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : Quality shipment data are the backbone of DoD's operating Concept for auditing and paying personal property bills electronically. The Defense Finance and Accounting Service - Indianapolis Center (DFAS-IN) depends on timely and accurate electronic data from Personal Property Shipment Offices to avoid payment of carrier overcharges, paymentS of interest charges, and manual processing to correct inaccurate data. The current personal property data suffers from a number of problems.

Descriptors :   *DATA PROCESSING, *DATA MANAGEMENT, *FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, *QUALITY ASSURANCE, *SHIPPING, ELECTRONICS, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, ACCOUNTING, PROCESSING, ACCURACY, PROBLEM SOLVING, TIMELINESS, FINANCE, AUDITING.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE