The County Treasurer's office bills and collects taxes on all real property in Clark County. The office distributes the tax dollars to the various taxing entities including the state, county, school district, cities, libraries and other special districts.
In addition, the office bills and collects special assessments on properties that are within special improvement districts funded by the County. Improvements could include such things as streets, curbs, gutters, sidewalks, street lighting, sewer line, water lines, or landscaping.
The office is also responsible for the receipt and disbursement of County revenues and administers banking services. Available monies are invested, maintaining sufficient liquidity to ensure that the daily cash flow needs of the County are met. The office conducts public auctions for the sale of tax delinquent property and holds certificate sales on property with delinquent special assessment payments. It also oversees the auction of personal property from the Sheriff's evidence vault.