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County
Treasurer-Tax Collector-Public
Adopted Expenditures
By Program 2016-17 Adopted Change from 2015-16 Adopted
Administration & Support
 
$1,794,390
24%
$25,770
1.5%
Treasury
 
$1,899,929
25%
$75,647
3.8%
Tax & Collections
 
$1,848,433
25%
$158,207
9.4%
Public Assistance
 
$1,985,249
26%
$122,882
6.6%
Total Department
 
$7,528,001
100%
$231,212
3.2%
Mission Statement

Our mission is to bill and collect all property taxation, and process all payments; to provide banking services; to invest revenue received by the County, schools, and special districts; and to administer the County’s debt program, deferred compensation plan, decedents’ estates, public conservatorships, and veterans’ services.

About the Department

The budget programs of the Treasurer-Tax Collector-Public Administrator Department (TTCPA) are Administration & Support, Treasury, Tax & Collections, and Public Assistance.   The TTCPA has staff that provides services in Santa Barbara, Santa Maria, and Lompoc.

 

The focus of the TTCPA is the continuation and enhancement of the following broad range of services:

 

Property tax billing and collection, 

Banking services for County departments, schools, and special districts, 

Investing public funds with goals of preservation of public agency funds, protection of capital, maintenance of sufficient cash flow to meet daily warrant demands and earning a market rate of return at minimum risk, 

Administering the County’s debt program, 

Administering the County’s deferred compensation plan, 

Administering decedent estates and conservatorships, and 

Assisting County veterans in obtaining state and federal benefits.  

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