Finance/City Recorder

The Finance Department is responsible for the collection of many
city revenues, including property taxes and citations.  The Finance 
Department also compiles and publishes the annual budget and is 
responsible for the payment of all city-related expenditures. 
Regulatory reporting is also a function of finance.  The department is
responsible for all financial operations of the city and ensuring citywide
internal controls and accountability.

Budgets & Reporting

The Director of Finance and the City Manager prepare the annual budget.  
The Director of Finance supervises three divisions (accounting, city court,             
and revenue collections) of the Finance Department.  In addition, the                        
director is responsible for the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report and          
works with independent auditors.  The director also serves as the City Clerk, 
who is responsible for all official records of the city.

              Refunding of Bonds

Contact Info

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Michelle Horton
Director of Finance

Brandi McSpadden
City Recorder's Assistant
Court Clerk
Business License/Property Tax Clerk
Beer/Liquor License Clerk

City Hall
399 1st Ave
Dayton, TN  37321

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 226
Dayton, TN  37321

Phone:  (423) 775-1817
Fax:  (423) 775-8404