Finance

GUIDING THE CITY IN A FISCALLY RESPONSIBLE MANNER

The Finance Department’s function is to safeguard assets and provide fiscal and financial information to support the City Manager, City Departments and Mayor and City Council with timely, accurate, and complete information, while guiding the City in a fiscally responsible manner.

Our mission is to protect the City’s assets through the establishment of good internal controls, and adherence to City policies and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). We provide assistance to the citizens of East Point in a professional, efficient and cost-effective manner.

East Point’s Finance Department’s vision is to be faithful stewards of public resources fostering sound financial decision-making and teamwork in an effort to accomplish the City’s goals.

The Finance Department is comprised of four divisions, which include Accounting, Budget, Grants Administration, Property Tax and other revenue collections.

This division is the centralized financial accounting center of the City. It is primarily responsible for the preparation, execution, and review of accounting data, including accounting entries related to accounts payable, payroll, fixed assets, bank reconciliations, investments, cash, and the comprehensive annual financial report of the City of East Point.

This division is the centralized financial accounting center of the City. It is primarily responsible for the preparation, execution, and review of accounting data, including accounting entries related to accounts payable, payroll, fixed assets, bank reconciliations, investments, cash, and the comprehensive annual financial report of the City of East Point.

The Grants Administration Division is responsible for the research, submission and implementation of all grants in the City of East Point.

This division of the Finance Department is responsible for billing, collecting and disbursing city property taxes. These taxes are generated based on property values that are determined by the Fulton County Tax Assessor’s Office, which also include personal property, boats, airplanes and business assets. Tax bills are levied in the fall of each tax year for the period of January 1st through December 31st of that year. To search, print, and/or pay for property tax bills, please click HERE.

For more information, please contact April Pressley at (404) 270-7084 or send an email to propertytaxes@eastpointcity.org.