Auditor / Treasurer
Absentee Voting Now Available Countywide at Northfield City or Rice County Offices for November 8th General Election(09/23/2016)
Absentee Voting Now Available Countywide at Northfield City or Rice County Offices for August 9th Primary Election(06/27/2016)
Rice County Auditor Treasurer
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.