Auditor/Treasurer's Office

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
  • Monitors tax increment finance compliance
  • Places delinquent property tax parcels into judgment, administers forfeiture proceedings and sales, and uses revenue recapture as a collection method, according to statute