The Finance Department Staff is charged with administering and monitoring all aspects of the governmental finances to ensure compliance with North Carolina General Statute 159 and the Local Government Commission guidelines. The Staff is responsible for the reporting of the Town’s financial conditions to the Town Council monthly and annually to the external Auditors, including state and federal agencies that also monitor municipal financial conditions. The Staff ensures that all departmental purchases are within budgeted guidelines and are approved by the Town Council.

Public Notice

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has given notice to the public of its intent to reimburse eligible applicants for eligible damages caused by Hurricane Dorian between September 1 and September 9, 2019.

Read FEMA's public notice in its entirety


Tax Rates

Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Budget Highlights

Approved Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Budget Manual

Delinquent Taxpayer List

Approved Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Budget Manual

Approved Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Budget Manual

Approved Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Budget Manual 

Business or Privilege Licenses

As of July 1, 2015, local governments will no longer have the authority to levy a privilege license tax per S.L. 2014-3/House Bill 1050 .  Therefore, the Town of Leland does not require a new or existing business to obtain or renew a privilege license.

For questions, please contact:

Vera Lacewell

Finance Clerk