Treasurer

Treasurer’s Office

The office of treasurer is a constitutional office. The treasurer serves a four-year term with a two-term limit during any twelve-year period. The County Treasurer is the custodian of all monies belonging to the county and handles all disbursements of monies with the proper orders issued and attested by the county auditor.

The Functions / Responsibilities of the Treasurer’s Office Include:

  • Billing and the collection of property taxes (real estate, personal, mobile home)
  • Taxes involved in bankruptcy
  • Collection of innkeepers tax
  • Issuance of tax clearances
  • Mobile home and alcoholic beverage permits
  • Investment of funds
  • Conducts annual real estate tax sale
  • The collection of delinquent property taxes and taxes in judgment
  • Search for and collection of delinquent taxes of public employees