The mission of the Lee County Finance Department is to provide sound fiscal policies and financial reporting information necessary to effectively manage the fiscal affairs of the County.
The Finance Department provides service and financial assistance to all departments of County Government and to the general public. The Finance Department assists County departments by processing payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, purchase orders, accounting for fixed assets, assistance in budgeting, and the provision of financial information as requested.
MORE FROM FINANCE
- Purchasing and Contract Policy
- Non-Profit Grant Application
- Financial Reports
- Finance Forms
- GFOA Awards
- Bid Opportunities
- Vendor Application Form
- Foreclosure Acquired Properties
GOVERNMENT FINANCE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT FOR EXCELLENCE IN FINANCIAL REPORTING
Each year the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada present a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to those governmental units whose annual financial reports are judged and adhere to program standards. In order to be awarded the Certificate of Achievement, a governmental unit must publish an easily readable and efficiently organized comprehensive Annual Financial Report, whose contents conform to program standards. Such reports should satisfy Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and applicable legal requirements. A Certificate of Achievement is valid for a period of one year only. The GFOA Award represents the highest honor in governmental financial reporting. The Lee County Finance Department was a 2015 recipient for this prestigious award for the twentieth consecutive year.
Additional information on the Government Finance Officers Program can be found on their website at www.gfoa.org