Functions & Responsibilities
Auditor-treasurer responsibilities are subject to Minnesota State Statutes, Chapters 384 and 385. The auditor-treasurer is charged with overseeing:
  • Accounting functions and creation of financial statements
  • Administration of the property tax system
  • Business licensing
  • Calculation and collection of property taxes for all jurisdictions in the county
  • Collection of mortgage and deed tax
  • Election administration
  • Maintenance of tax roll records from property transfers
  • Managing the county's investments
  • Marriage Licenses and marriage certificates
  • Parcel splits and parcel consolidations
  • Vital statistics; Birth Certificates, Death Certificates
The offices of the auditor-treasurer are located on the second floor in the historic courthouse at 326 Laurel St., Suite 22, Brainerd.

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