Board of County Commissioners Finance
The Finance Department is responsible for carrying out the Clerk's duties as the county's chief financial officer and comptroller for the Board of County Commissioners and Port Authority. Those duties include pre-auditing disbursements made on behalf of the county. The Clerk may refuse to sign and deliver a county payment for any unlawful expenditure.
The Finance Department also processes payroll for the Board and the Clerk, manages the county's investment portfolio, maintains the records and conducts annual physical inventories of capital assets for the Board, Clerk, Property Appraiser, Supervisor of Elections and Tax Collector and, as the accountant to the Board, prepares financial reports.
The Finance Department is located on the Third Floor of the Historic Courthouse.
P.O. Box 25400, Bradenton, FL 34206
1115 Manatee Avenue West, 3rd Floor