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The National Finance Center (NFC) is a Shared Service Provider for Financial Management Services and Human Resources Management Services. We are well-positioned to assist your Agency in achieving cost-effective, standardized, and interoperable solutions that provide functionality to support your strategic financial management and human resource management direction.

NFC’s offerings include innovative solutions both from a technical and support service perspective in order to assist you in meeting your Agency’s specific needs. NFC’s service offerings are designed to eliminate time-consuming, transactional functions and increase time for your Agency to perform your mission activities. NFC’s solutions approach facilitates planning and leverages best-in-class processes so that you can design the most efficient and effective financial and human capital management strategy for your Agency.

  • Serving the Federal Government Since 1973
  • Payrolling more than 650,000 employees
  • Providing customizable and flexible financial management services
  • Processing over 5 million general ledger postings per year
  • Providing integrated shared service solutions
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  • Maintenance Schedule: January 21, 2017
    The NFC will conduct system maintenance on Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 7:00 a.m. until 11:30 p.m. Read more ...

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
    In observance of the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. our offices will be closed on Monday, January 16, 2017, including the NFC Contact Center. All National Finance Center (NFC) applications will remain available during the holiday and payroll/personnel processing will continue as normally scheduled. Due to the Federal holiday occurring on January 16, 2017, the official Direct Deposit pay date will be PP 26/2016 January 17, 2017. Read more...

  • Pay Period Direct Deposit/Paper Check
    NFC is in the process of printing and mailing calendar year 2016 W-2s. The mailing process will continue through Tuesday, January 31, 2017. Of the approximately 704,000, W-2s to be issued, all but about 5,200 are expected to be available on the Employee Personal Page (EPP) and the Reporting Center as early as Friday, January 13, 2017, no later than Monday, January 16, 2017. Read more ...
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Last Updated / Reviewed: January 13, 2017