Clay County Tax Collector's Office in West Point Mississippi

Address and phone number for Clay County Tax Collector's Office, a Treasurer & Tax Collector Office, at Court Street, West Point MS.


Name
Clay County Tax Collector's Office
Address
205 Court Street, West Point, Mississippi, 39773
Phone
662-494-3432
Fax
662-494-7452

About the Clay County Tax Collector's Office

The Clay County Tax Collector's Office, located in West Point, Mississippi is responsible for financial transactions, including issuing Clay County tax bills, collecting personal and real property tax payments. The Clay County Treasurer and Tax Collector's Office is part of the Clay County Finance Department that encompasses all financial functions of the local government.

You may contact the Clay County Tax Collector's Office for questions about:
  • Property records requests for Clay County, MS
  • Looking up property owners by name and address
  • Clay County property tax bills and payments
  • Property tax rates
  • Clay County GIS maps
  • Tax sales in Clay County, Mississippi
Clay County Property Records

Public records for property located in Clay County are available upon request from the office of the Clay County Tax Collector's Office. These include records of historical property tax payments for real and personal property, and property tax rates. Other records available from the Treasurer & Tax Collector include Clay County GIS maps, plat maps, block and lot maps and tax maps.

Tax Collection

The Clay County Tax Collector is primarily responsible for issuing tax bills, collecting and processing payments for property taxes (based on property valuations and appraisals), and following up with delinquent taxpayers in Clay County, Mississippi. The Clay County Tax Collector's Office is responsible for taxes levied by the county, and may also collect other revenue sources such as license fees, utility fees, or fines.

Treasury Responsibilities

The Office of the Clay County Treasurer is tasked with receipt, disbursement, and management of cash. As part of the Accounts Payable function, the Treasurer's Office processes invoices for payment, approves and makes payments, and records all transactions in the agency's financial system. While the payroll function may or may not be processed by the Clay County Treasurer's Office, the Treasurer is ultimately responsible for signing off payments to employees and pensioners in Clay County, Mississippi.

The Treasurer is typically responsible for ensuring that sufficient cash is on hand to cover expenses while managing excess cash in such a way as to strike a balance between maximizing investment returns and maintaining sufficient liquidity and the safety of principal. The Clay County Treasurer's Office is responsible for managing pension or other pooled investment funds on behalf of Clay County and local governments.

Contact Clay County Tax Collector's Office

You may contact the Treasurer & Tax Collector's Office by calling 662-494-3432, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Clay County Tax Collector's Office, 205 Court Street, West Point, Mississippi, 39773


Map of Clay County Tax Collector's Office in West Point Mississippi


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