Auditor / Treasurer

Rice County Auditor Treasurer

Fran Windschitl

Department Overview

The County Auditor/Treasurer calculates rates and prepares tax information, tax statements and "Truth in Taxation" notices. This department also:

  • Bills for and collects all property taxes and county special assessments.
  • Keeps records of all taxing district levies (towns, cities, schools, etc.), tax collections and unpaid taxes.
  • Places delinquent property tax parcels into judgment, administers forfeiture proceedings and sales, and uses revenue recapture as a collection method, according to statute.
  • Monitors tax increment finance compliance.

2012 Market Value Credit & Exclusion (Truth-In-Taxation Notice Insert)

County Budgets, Payroll, and Annual Financial Statements

Voting Information


Faribault Phone: 
507-645-9576 / 507-744-5185
320 Third Street NW
Faribault, MN 55021
Fran Windschitl

Citizen Information

Citizen Information

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