The Department of Finance oversees the operations of Finance, Tax Collection, Tax Assessing and Purchasing. The responsibilities of the Department of Finance include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Certify tax searches
  • Conduct tax sales on delinquent properties and assignment of liens
  • Control expenditures
  • Custody of securities and investments
  • Invest surplus funds
  • Maintain central accounts and records
  • Manage tax-foreclosed property
  • Payroll
  • Pre-audit bills and claims
  • Prepare financial statements
  • Prepare the annual budget
  • Receive and collect taxes and fees
  • Render tax bills