Vision: The Department of Finance is a coordinated team which provides outstanding professional services to all our customers. We promote sound financial practices to ensure that the use of County resources is responsive to community priorities. Public confidence in the fiscal affairs of Chatham County is integral to our vision.
Mission: The Department of Finance is a resource service to Chatham County. Our mission is to manage the financial affairs of the county which includes the efficient and judicious use of available County resources and the stewardship of public funds.
Department Description: Under administration of the Director of Finance, the Department serves to consolidate fiscal operations, coordinating Budget, Financial Accounting, Treasury Management, Payroll Administration, Revenue Management, Debt Management, Risk Management, and Financial Reporting.
It is the responsibility of the Department to promote the fiscal soundness of Chatham County so that its social, public safety, infrastructure and life quality obligations will be maintained at the level required and desired by the community.
Fiscal Year 2023-2024 Adopted Budget
Fiscal Year 2022-2023 Adopted Budget
Fiscal Year 2021-2022 Adopted Budget
Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Adopted Budget
Citizen Self Service Portal
2022 Annual Comprehensive Financial Report
Finance Department: Forms for Download
- False Alarm Monthly Return
- False Alarm Annual Return
- Hotel Motel Monthly Return Form
- Liquor Excise Tax Return Form
- Wholesale Dealer Alcoholic Beverage Excise Tax Return