Budgetary Accounting

The Wayne County Auditor is responsible to account for the county monies received each year, and to issue warrants (checks) in payment of all of the County obligations. This includes the distribution of tax dollars from real estate, personal property, and manufactured homes to the subdivisions such as townships, villages, cities, school districts, libraries and fire districts.

The Auditor also distributes motor vehicle fees, gasoline taxes, estate taxes, and local government funds.

The Auditor is the paymaster for all county employees and is responsible for the preparation of the County's Annual Financial Report (CAFR).

Wayne County Annual Financial Report

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Wayne County Health Department Annual Financial Report

View 2015 Financial Report

Wayne County Financial Reports

Expenditure Statements Revenue Statements Fund Balances
2011 Expenditure Statement
2012 Expenditure Statement
2013 Expenditure Statement
2014 Expenditure Statement
2015 Expenditure Statement
2016 Expenditure Statement
2017 Expenditure Statement
2018 Expenditure Statement
2019 Expenditure Statement
2011 Revenue Statement
2012 Revenue Statement
2013 Revenue Statement
2014 Revenue Statement
2015 Revenue Statement
2016 Revenue Statement
2017 Revenue Statement
2018 Revenue Statement
2019 Revenue Statement
Fund Balances as of 12/31/2011
Fund Balances as of 12/31/2012
Fund Balances as of 12/31/2013
Fund Balances as of 12/31/2014
Fund Balances as of 12/31/2015
Fund Balances as of 12/31/2016
Fund Balances as of 12/31/2017
Fund Balances as of 12/31/2018
Fund Balances as of 12/31/2019

Unclaimed Funds

The Wayne County Auditor holds unclaimed funds from warrants not redeemed and, in some cases, unclaimed estates from Probate Court. These funds are held for five (5) years and then transferred into the General Fund.

View the Unclaimed Funds from 2015 to 2020 - Date last updated: October 22nd, 2020

In order for unclaimed funds to be released, a "claim form" must be completed.

Application to Claim Funds

Warrant Replacement

To have a Warrant Replaced, the Department must present this completed and notarized Application to the Auditor's Office.

Application for Replacement Warrant

If you have questions regarding the information on this page please call the Wayne County Auditor's Office at 330.287.5430.