Financial duties of the Auditor include the preparation of the County's budget from material submitted by its departments and other agencies and issuing payment for all services, materials and payroll charged to Iowa County.


  Iowa County, Iowa - Auditor

Iowa County Auditor Duties:

Real Estate/Taxation
Update transfer and plat books to reflect current ownership
Determine tax rates and property taxes for taxable property based on valuations, credits,
and certified local budgets
Prepare valuation reports for other taxing entities’ budget preparation
Administer tax incremental financing districts
Compile, calculate, and monitor the county’s $14,000,000 operating budget
Prepare year end financial statements for the State and auditing firm
Process accounts payable and payroll for all county offices and employees

Process nominations papers and prepare ballots
Recruit and manage election officials
Maintain voting equipment
Prepare canvass and certificates of election
Maintain voter registration records

Clerk to the Board of Supervisors
Prepare board’s agenda and official minutes for meetings

Daily administrative duties
Answering telephone, processing mail, etc.
Responsible for official documents, contracts, and proceedings
Data Processing
Backup and recovery for courthouse network
Prepare quotes for equipment
Trouble shoot computer and printer problems

Issue cigarette, beer, and liquor licenses
Administer Civil Service Test and Secretary for the Civil Service Commission
Record Hotel/Motel grant applications
Administer employee benefit packages

Office holder name:

Jessica Stohlmann

Address of Auditors office:
East Annex
(Across the street
from the Courthouse)
970 Court Ave.
Marengo, IA 52301

Hours Office is open:
Monday - Friday
8:00 A.M - 4:30 P.M.

Phone Number:

FAX Number:

Employees in
Auditors Office:
Cindy Jensen, First Deputy
Brandy Enochson, Deputy
Sara Fricke, Clerk

Auditor Forms:
Downloadable forms used in the Auditors office

Auditor Links:
Iowa State
Association of Counties

Iowa Secretary of State

Other Related Links:

Department of Management County Budgets

Department of Management Valuation Data

Index of Iowa Code

Iowa Administrative Code

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