Finance Department

Duties & Responsibilities

The Finance Department is responsible for the financial activities of the Town. This includes administration of state collected sales tax. Accounting functions include:
  • Accounts payable
  • Accounts receivable
  • Annual audits
  • Financial reporting
  • Payroll

Utility Billing

The department also oversees the utility billing operations of the Town. For more information, please visit the Water and Sewer page.


The Board of Trustees adopted the 2022 Budget on Nov. 16, 2021. Public engagement was conducted through public meetings and a Budget BOO-nanza event designed to inform residents, answer questions, and collect feedback. The Board of Trustees participated in a budget review session on Saturday, Oct. 9 with the staff leadership team. Questions asked by the Board were reflected in Draft Budgets presented at following meetings on Oct. 12, Oct. 19 (Budget BOO-nanza), and Nov. 9. Memos and supporting documents sent to the Board of Trustees from Town Administrator, Patti Garcia are available by clicking here. The 2022 and prior year budgets are available with the links below. 
2023 Draft Budget

2022 Budget
2021 Budget
2020 Budget
2019 Budget
2018 Budget
All Archived Budgets


Audited Financial Reports

2020 Financial Report
2019 Financial Report
2018 Financial Report
2017 Financial Report 
All Archived Reports

Treasurer's Report

November 2019 Report
December 2019 Report 


Governing Body
Tax Rate
Town of Wellington 3.00%
Larimer County
State of Colorado
Total 6.70%