The Department of Management and Financial Services, is administered by the Loudoun County Government of Virginia. The department provides centralized support services for various county agencies in the areas of budgeting, financial services, management, human resources, procurement and research. It operates an accounting and financial analysis division that manages maters concerning capital financing, debt management, budgetary reporting, and internal auditing and compliance. The Department of Management and Financial Services budget office offers resource allocation support services for other departments. The office also assists with the development, analysis and review of the county's proposed operating budget. In addition, the department manages a research unit that develops data comprising demographic, economic and development status.