National Association of Legislative Fiscal Offices


NCSL Is Your Organization

No matter what your job entails, if you are a legislative staffer, the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) is your professional organization. NCSL is your resource on legislative issues, your one-stop shop for professional development and your connection to legislative staffers around the country. Learn more about the opportunities, services and resources available to you.


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NALFO Fall Virtual Programming

The National Association of Legislative Fiscal Offices (NALFO) has created a series of Zoom calls and webinars on a variety of topics of interest to legislative fiscal staff. The series will explore specific program areas impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as sessions designed to provide guidance for legislative fiscal staff on navigating legislative sessions and state budgets during an economic downturn. More sessions will be added to this page as programming is finalized.


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Fiscal Analysts Seminar Resources

Didn't make it to the 2019 Fiscal Analysts Seminar? Check out all of the session materials available from the meeting online.


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The Fiscal Link

The Fiscal Link provides updates on research and news from NCSL, NALFO and fiscal offices across the 50 states. The newsletter also highlights relevant reports from independent organizations and federal agencies.




See a list of NALFO's current and past officers.


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NCSL appoints a representative to attend the three annual meetings of the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council (GASAC) and to share the perspective of NCSL and state legislatures with the board. The current NCSL representative is Stephen Klein, the chief fiscal officer for the Vermont Legislative Joint Fiscal Office.



NCSL: Your Organization

Working in a state capitol is stressful, but NCSL is here to help. We have policy specialists on call anytime, and a website where you’ll find the latest research on the issues you’re working on. Our professional development programs will connect you with people in your field from around the country. Watch the video to find out all the ways that NCSL can help you shine.