Archive for the Accountable Category

Protecting your Interests

Protecting your Interests

As billpayer-in-chief, your county auditor approves or rejects county agencies’ check requests to make sure that your tax dollars are spent properly. Your county auditor sees to it that federal and local taxes are distributed where they should go – to support schools, libraries, parks, seniors, and

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Why Independence Matters

Why Independence Matters

You may wonder why voters elect a county auditor to serve as the chief fiscal officer. Wouldn’t county government by more efficient if county auditors were appointed by a county CEO, similar to a private business? The answer is no. Here’s why? Voters “hire” county auditors. That

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Taxpayer Victories

Taxpayer Victories

Elected county auditors are accountable to the taxpayers. Here’s how they’ve stopped wasteful spending. Holding businesses accountable In 2001, a City granted “Company A” a property tax abatement in exchange for investing $7 million and creating 40 jobs. In 2004, the Company sought future incentives to build

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2017 CAAO SUMMER CONFERENCE

JUNE 12-14, 2017
GREAT WOLF LODGE
MASON, OHIO