Columbus Treasurer & Tax Collector Office

Find Columbus Mississippi treasurer, tax collector, tax assessor, and property assessor offices. Treasurers and tax collectors provide information on property searches, tax bills, property liens, tax assessed values, and deductions.

Lowndes County Tax Collector's Office 505 2nd Avenue North Columbus MS 39701 662-329-5709

About Columbus Treasurer & Tax Collector Offices

Treasurer & Tax Collector Offices in Columbus, MS are responsible for the financial management of government funds, processing and issuing Columbus tax bills, and the collection of Columbus personal and real property taxes. Treasurers & Tax Collectors are key departments in the broader Columbus government.

You may contact the Treasurer & Tax Collector Offices for questions about:
  • Columbus property records
  • Property owner and address searches
  • Columbus property payments and bills
  • Property tax rates
  • Columbus GIS maps, plat maps, and tax maps
  • Columbus, MS tax sales
Columbus Property Records

Treasurer & Tax Collection Offices make public Columbus property records available upon request. The Office provides access to records including, historical property tax rates, property tax payment and bill history, as well as Columbus GIS maps, tax maps, property boundary maps, and plat maps.

Tax Collection

Columbus Tax Collectors issue tax bills, collect and process property tax payments for real and personal property, and follow up with delinquent tax payments for taxpayers in Columbus, MS. The Columbus Tax Collection Office is also responsible for collection of County taxes as well as licensing fees, utility fees, and fines assessed by the local government.

Treasury Responsibilities

Columbus Treasurer's Offices receive, disburse and manage government income. The Accounts Payable Dept of the Treasurer's Office reviews, approves and makes payment for government received invoices, and maintains a record of the local government's income and expenditures. The Treasurer is also tasked with approving payments for individuals employed by the local Columbus, Mississippi government system.

Treasurers are also responsible for management of excess cash received by the Columbus government and maximizing returns on liquidity for government invested funds, including pension and pooled municipal funds of the greater government.