Issue Brief: The Spectrum of Participant-Directed Budget Authority Service Delivery Models

Merle Edwards Orr and Mark Sciegaj authored "The Spectrum of Participant-Directed Budget Authority Service Delivery Models" in May 2015 for NRCPDS FMS Members at Boston College.

This brief touches the several forms Budget Authority can take on, ranging from Basic Budget Authority to Full Budget Authority. The brief also addresses how budgets are developed, how models of Financial Management Services affect the tax and employer implications of Budget Authority, and the range of control participants have in Basic, Moderate, Expanded, or Full Budget Authority.