Wayne County Tax Collector's Office in Waynesboro Mississippi

Address and phone number for Wayne County Tax Collector's Office, a Treasurer & Tax Collector Office, at Azalea Drive, Waynesboro MS.


Name
Wayne County Tax Collector's Office
Address
609 Azalea Drive, Waynesboro, Mississippi, 39367
Phone
601-735-3381

About the Wayne County Tax Collector's Office

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

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

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

Tax Collection

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

Contact Wayne County Tax Collector's Office

You may contact the Treasurer & Tax Collector's Office by calling 601-735-3381, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Wayne County Tax Collector's Office, 609 Azalea Drive, Waynesboro, Mississippi, 39367


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