|Cook County Auditor-Treasurer's Office|
The mission of the Auditor-Treasurer's Office is to serve the public by safeguarding the assets of the county, providing timely, relevant and accurate information to the public and all branches of government and ensuring the integrity of our elections.
Financial Administration: Preparing and overseeing the County Budgets, administering and maintaining the accounting system, and preparing the annual financial statement.
Cash Management: Investing all surplus cash. Safeguarding and monitoring the investment portfolio. Managing all county bank accounts and reconciling monthly statements.
Property Tax Administration: Calculating, collecting, reconciling and distributing property taxes, including delinquent taxes and special assessments. Maintaining property tax records and managing the tax forfeit proceedings.
Election Administration: Conducting state primary and general elections and special elections. Administering candidate filings and voter registration. Maintaining the State Voter Registration System.
Property Conveyances: Reviewing and certifying all property transfers, collecting all mortgage registration and deed taxes, including property split fees.
Chief Deputy Auditor
Office Support Specialist
Cook County Courthouse
411 W. 2nd Street
Grand Marais, MN 55604