The Davidson County Finance Department is responsible for recording and reporting the financial activities of the County and verifying that all financial transactions are conducted and recorded in accordance with the Local Government Budget and Fiscal Control Act as well as the County budget ordinance and County policies. Financial transactions must also follow generally accepted accounting principles as well as be in compliance with applicable State and Federal laws and regulations.
The Davidson County Finance Department handles all financial operations including accounting, payment of invoices, investment of idle funds, payroll processing and the recording of the County's assets and liabilities. The department provides financial information to internal and external users and carries out financial policies and procedures of the County.
Finance prepares the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) and assists independent auditors by providing a variety of reports and other data to assist in the annual audit.