Winona County Finance Department in Winona Minnesota

Address and phone number for Winona County Finance Department, a Finance Department, at Main Street, Winona MN.

Winona County Finance Department
177 Main Street, Winona, Minnesota, 55987

About the Winona County Finance Department

The Winona County Finance Department, located in Winona, MN, is responsible for financial administration in Winona. The Finance Department oversees accounting, cash management, debt management, and investment management, including preparing financial statements and enforcing financial controls. Government financial records created by the Finance Department are available to the public.

You may contact the Department of Finance for questions about:
  • Winona County government financial records
  • Winona financial management
  • Municipal bonds and investments
  • Unclaimed property in Winona, MN
  • Government budget reports
Winona Government Financial Records

The Finance Department records all government financial transactions, including accounts payable, payroll, accounts receivable, and employee benefits transactions. The Winona Department of Finance also reconciles bank statements to the general ledger to ensure Winona government financial records are accurate. In addition to financial management services, the Finance Department creates annual financial statements detailing Winona government financial activities, which are available to the public. These financial statements undergo audits from an outside agency to verify their accuracy and representation of the Winona government's financial situation.

Unclaimed Property in Winona, MN

The Winona County Finance Department provides information on unclaimed property located in Winona, MN. These records allow rightful owners to claim their property. The Finance Department also provides resources to identify unclaimed funds, including for heirs or beneficiaries. Contact the Finance Department for information about Winona County databases to search for unclaimed funds or property, as well as information on recovering found cash and property.

Financial Reporting & Controls

In Winona, the Finance Department develops and implements internal controls designed to promote transparency in financial management. These controls also prevent fraud, misuse, and misappropriation of funds. The Finance Department enforces rules for approving payments, handling cash, and processing payments. During the annual audit review, an external agency reviews Winona government compliance with these internal controls.

Winona County Government Investments

The Finance Department manages the Winona government's investments and cash on hand. This includes balancing the need for cash on hand to cover current activities and obligations with the opportunity to maximize investment returns. The Finance Department adopts policies on cash management and investment, and it also provides information on Winona County government investments.

Government Bonds & Debt Offerings

The Winona Finance Department manages government bonds and debt offerings, including issuing bonds to pay for infrastructure improvements and public projects. The Department of Finance must size the bond offering and create an Official Statement, which provide rating agencies with information to assign the bonds a credit rating. Contact the Winona County Finance Department for more information on Winona government bonds and debt offerings.

Contact the Winona County Finance Department

You may contact the Winona County Finance Department by calling 507-457-8820, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Winona County Finance Department, 177 Main Street, Winona, Minnesota, 55987.

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