Lowndes County Tax Collector's Office in Columbus Mississippi

Address and phone number for Lowndes County Tax Collector's Office, a Treasurer & Tax Collector Office, at 2nd Avenue North, Columbus MS.


Name
Lowndes County Tax Collector's Office
Address
505 2nd Avenue North, Columbus, Mississippi, 39701
Phone
662-329-5709
Fax
662-241-1935

About the Lowndes County Tax Collector's Office

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

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

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

Tax Collection

The Lowndes 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 Lowndes County, Mississippi. The Lowndes 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 Lowndes 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 Lowndes County Treasurer's Office, the Treasurer is ultimately responsible for signing off payments to employees and pensioners in Lowndes 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 Lowndes County Treasurer's Office is responsible for managing pension or other pooled investment funds on behalf of Lowndes County and local governments.

Contact Lowndes County Tax Collector's Office

You may contact the Treasurer & Tax Collector's Office by calling 662-329-5709, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Lowndes County Tax Collector's Office, 505 2nd Avenue North, Columbus, Mississippi, 39701


Map of Lowndes County Tax Collector's Office in Columbus Mississippi


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