Gayle A. Rayles - County Auditor
Switzerland County Courthouse - First Floor
212 West Main Street
Vevay, In 47043
Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri - 8:00am - 3:30pm
Thursday - 8:00am - 12:00pm
The Auditor is a... more/less info
constitutional officer of the county. This office is directly responsible for preparing tax duplicates that show the value of the property and taxes assessed against each taxpayer.
After taxes are collected by the treasurer, the auditor distributes them to the governmental units and agencies for which they were collected.
As a part of the tax function, the auditor must also prepare plats that show the ownership and assessed valuation of each parcel in each township in the county. The plats must contain information prescribed by the Department of Local Government Finance and must be kept current.
In keeping accounts and issuing warrants, the auditor must develop financial analysis and cash flow projections and assist with budget preparations. The auditor is the principal financial officer in county government and is defined under IC 36-2-9-2 as the fiscal officer of the county.
The county auditor must also prepare and file an annual financial report with the State Board of Accounts.
The Auditor also serves as the secretary to the board of county commissioners.
The Auditor also serves as the clerk to the County Council.
Nancy Craig - Payroll Clerk
Connie Christman - Deputy Auditor
Carolyn Miller - Deputy Auditor