FAQ Topic: Financial Services Department

What services are performed by the Sherman County Finance Department?

The Finance Department, also known as the Financial Services Department or Finance & Tax Office, provides many services that support all Offices and Departments under Sherman County Government.  Services include:  Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, Budget/Audit, and Road Cost Accounting. The Financial Services Department also administers Property Tax Collection and the Resident Incentive Program.

Do I have to pay tax on the income I make in Sherman County?

Unlike other cities and counties, Sherman County municipalities fund themselves in ways that do not require additional tax payments on resident or business income. Residents would still need to pay Oregon state taxes and federal taxes (see Free File for IRS-partnered filing options). The lack of municipal taxation in Sherman County can lead to a … Continued

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