Determine whether the Town Clerk (Clerk) recorded, deposited and remitted real property tax collections in a timely and accurate manner.
- The Clerk did not deposit or remit all tax collections in a timely manner.
- The Clerk did not always issue receipts or retain adequate evidence of receipt for tax payments collected or to establish tax payment dates.
- Deposit and remit collections in a timely manner.
- Issue and retain adequate evidence of receipt for all tax payments collected.
Town officials agreed with our recommendations and indicated they planned to initiate corrective action.