Finance Department

Tom Barnett, Director of Finance
Finance Department
City Hall-1st Floor
710 North 20th Street
Birmingham, Alabama 35203
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Main Office: 205-254-2205
Fax: 205-254-2937

Accounts Payable: (For inquiries regarding payment invoices): 205-254-2182

Assessments and Receivable: (For inquiries regarding monies due the City): 205-254-2202

Payroll: (For inquiries regarding payroll, benefits, and related matters):205-254-2195

Tax and License Administration: (For inquiries regarding business tax and license matters): 205-254-2198, Fax 205-254-2963.

The Finance Department is responsible for budget preparation and administration, investments, capital financing, insurance and risk management and disbursements. Other functions include accounting, auditing, the collection of sales and occupational license taxes, business licenses and other revenues, and the purchasing of all materials, supplies, equipment and services.

Finance provides leadership and support in the City’s financial affairs so that all comprehensive financial management and administrative matters are conducted in an efficient, effective, and professional manner. The department provides services and support to the citizens of Birmingham, elected officials, city employees and other interested parties on a timely and accurate basis.

City's Financial Information