The Finance Department is responsible for the accounting, budgeting, and financial reporting for the Town of Cromwell. These activities include:
- processing employee payroll checks, as well as the related statements and reports,
- issuing purchase orders and paying invoices associated with purchases made on behalf of Town operations,
- debt management, and
- the preparation and analysis of financial statements for all Town functions, excluding the Fire/Water District.
The Finance Department is responsible for cash management and the investment of available Town funds.
The Finance Department also compiles budget requests, after approval by the Town Manager, for presentation to the Town Council and then to the Board of Finance.