On January 6, 2021, Hall County Government moved to appointment-only operations in light of the recent spike in COVID-19 cases. While telephone and email operations are still operating as normal, in-person meetings and business may be conducted by appointment only. To schedule an appointment at the Government Center, please call 770-535-8288 and press 1 for an appointment and then 5 to be connected with Financial Services. Please note that only one person may attend an in-person meeting.
Financial Services advises the County Commission and Administration on all fiscal and budgetary matters. It is responsible for accounting for all financial transactions, disbursement of funds, preparation of payroll, facilitating budget development and implementation, monitoring of all revenues and expenditures, periodic and annual reporting, projections for county finances, control of county assets, monitoring the County Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) program, and purchasing of goods and services for county departments.
The department also serves as a resource for all other County departments, providing accurate, timely and transparent financial information and data in order to ensure the highest level of service is provided to all Hall County citizens. It is the duty of the Financial Services Department to provide responsible stewardship in their daily operations as a way of guaranteeing County assets are utilized in the most effective and efficient manner possible.
Financial Services is comprised of 3 divisions: Finance / Accounting, Grants and Purchasing.