Lamar County Tax Collector's Office in Vernon Alabama

Address and phone number for Lamar County Tax Collector's Office, a Treasurer & Tax Collector Office, at Highway 17, Vernon AL.


Name
Lamar County Tax Collector's Office
Address
44690 Highway 17, Vernon, Alabama, 35592
Phone
205-695-9139
Fax
205-695-9971

About the Lamar County Tax Collector's Office

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

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

Public records for property located in Lamar County are available upon request from the office of the Lamar 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 Lamar County GIS maps, plat maps, block and lot maps and tax maps.

Tax Collection

The Lamar 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 Lamar County, Alabama. The Lamar 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 Lamar 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 Lamar County Treasurer's Office, the Treasurer is ultimately responsible for signing off payments to employees and pensioners in Lamar County, Alabama.

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 Lamar County Treasurer's Office is responsible for managing pension or other pooled investment funds on behalf of Lamar County and local governments.

Contact Lamar County Tax Collector's Office

You may contact the Treasurer & Tax Collector's Office by calling 205-695-9139, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Lamar County Tax Collector's Office, 44690 Highway 17, Vernon, Alabama, 35592


Map of Lamar County Tax Collector's Office in Vernon Alabama


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