Middletown Township

Finance Department

Colleen Lapp, Chief Financial Officer, Director
Debbie Ball, CPA, CMFO, Assistant Director
1 Kings Highway, Johnson Gill Annex Building,
Middletown, NJ 07748-2594
Phone: 732-615-2093 | Contact Us
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Purchasing |Tax Collection |Tax Assessor | Budget

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:

  • Maintain central accounts and records;
  • Control Expenditures;
  • Pre-audit bills and claims;
  • Custody of securities and investments;
  • Invest surplus funds;
  • Prepare the annual budget;
  • Prepare financial statements;
  • Payroll;
  • Render tax bills;
  • Receive and collect taxes and fees;
  • Certify Tax Searches;
  • Manage tax-foreclosed property; and
  • Conduct tax sales on delinquent properties and assignment of liens.