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Do Not Pay

Do Not Pay (DNP) is the no-cost robust analytics tool which helps federal agencies detect and prevent improper payments made to vendors, grantees, loan recipients, and beneficiaries.

Agencies can check multiple data sources in order to make payment eligibility decisions.

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How Does Do Not Pay Work?

Agencies use a secure online interface to check various data sources to verify eligibility of a vendor, grantee, loan recipient, or beneficiary to receive federal payments. To get all the details, watch the short video.  NOTE: Payment Integration only checks against death data sources.

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Do Not Pay Spotlight Training

December, 2018

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Components of DNP

Web-based Portal

The DNP Portal lets you search multiple databases at one time. You can search for a single person or entity. You can batch your searches. You can set up so that the Portal regularly monitors the databases for specific names.

Data Analytics

Provides advanced payment analysis services to federal agencies. In partnership with the federal agencies, a variety of data analysis and visualization can be conducted to help combat improper payments.

Agency Support

Works with agencies to onboard, determine, and target the best DNP processes and data sources to meet agencies’ program needs.

Four Times to Use DNP

Our mission is to protect the integrity of the federal government’s payment processes by assisting agencies in mitigating and eliminating improper payments in a cost-effective manner while safeguarding the privacy of individuals.

Pre-award

Before you start to pay, search DNP to make sure it’s okay to pay this person or company.

Pre-payment

Check again throughout the time this person or company is getting payments, or set up to monitor their eligibility. You can also research matches.

At Time of Payment

Any funds disbursed by the Department of the Treasury go through Payment Integration, in which the DNP Portal automatically matches all PAM files against the Death Master File. Read more about what DNP searches.

Post-payment

Use Data Analytics to see trends, develop predictive models, and develop risk scores unique to your program.

Resources

What Can I Search? Using the DNP Portal Data Analytics
Agency Support Downloads & Guidance Legislation & Presidential Actions Privacy Program

More than 20 Federal Agencies Use Do Not Pay

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Last modified 12/07/18