November 15, 2018

Auditor

Auditor – Megan Biel

Email[email protected]

Mailing Address:
PO Box 130

Britton, SD 57430

Phone: (605) 448- 2401

Fax: (605) 448- 2116

Hours:
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday

The county auditor is the keeper of county records and acts as a bookkeeper for county business. The auditor is responsible for scheduling county commission meetings, preparing the agenda, taking minutes of commission meetings, following up on commission decisions and preparing the county budget. It is the auditor’s responsibility to audit bills or other claims against the county and prepare the vouchers in payment of these bills. The auditor is in charge of each county office budget, payroll and employee benefits, fixed assets records, insurances, and monthly and annual financial reports.

The county auditor calculates the tax levies for all taxing entities, computes tax bills in the county and apportions the taxes collected by the treasurer.

The county auditor is the election supervisor for the county.  Election duties include voter registration, securing polling places, hiring and training election workers, ballot preparation, setting up Automarks and ballot scanners, counting and canvassing of  ballots and reporting election results.

For more information about elections, visit the Secretary of State’s website:

SD Secretary of State Website

Forms:
Voter Registration Form
Absentee Ballot Application Form