Auditor

AUDITOR
Cathy Hamilton
225 Courthouse Square
Frankfort IN 46041
Telephone: (765) 659-6330
Fax: (765) 659-6391

Mission Statement

It is the highest goal of the Clinton County Auditor to consistently provide professional and courteous service to the public in a timely manner. We are committed to providing accurate accounting, reporting, and auditing services to citizens and governmental taxing units in accordance with federal, state, and local laws in an efficient and cost effective manner.

About Us

The Auditor is the Chief Financial Officer of the County. The staff is responsible for handling all receipts and disbursements of county funds, creating financial statements for the county, completing annual reports for review by the State Board of Accounts, and maintaining payroll for all county employees.

Additionally, the office handles all transfers of ownership of real property, maintains tax duplicates for all real, personal, mobile home, drainage and special assessment records, controls distributions of tax collections, special assessments, and special revenue collections for all units of government within Clinton County, and manages the filing of all applications for exemptions and deductions allowable by state statute.

The Auditor is also Secretary to the County Council. All budgets, salary ordinances, additional appropriations, transfers, and abatement applications are submitted to council for approval. The Auditor maintains the minutes of all County Council proceedings