The first person you're likely to see at the Finance Department is Michelle Snyder. She welcomes people to the customer service/cashier window in the Finance Department. She accepts payments for utilities billings, building permits and zoning fees, sales - including dumpsters and roll-off containers, and even dog tag renewals.
The Finance and Tax Department plans, organizes, and directs all financial activities of the Town in accordance with state laws, local budget, and generally accepted accounting principles for local government.
This includes collection of taxes for prior years through 2001 while the Dare County Tax Department is charged with billing and collection of property taxes for years 2002 to the present.
To provide efficient and effective administration of the Town's various operations through centrailized support functions including collections, accounts payable, purchasing, cash management, payroll, and financial reporting.