02/09/2024 - Jefferson City, MO
Auditor Scott Fitzpatrick recently issued monthly reports detailing the
compliance of municipalities and other political subdivisions with financial
One report includes
cities, towns, and villages while the other lists political subdivisions such
as water, fire protection, and other taxing districts. Per state regulation, these
entities are required to file annual financial reports with the State Auditor's
Office within six months of the end of their fiscal year.
A total of 328
municipalities (260 cities, 5 towns, and 63 villages) and 411 taxing districts
were required to file by December 31 because their fiscal year ended on June 30.
Of those entities, 534 filed financial reports timely.
also include information on 9 municipalities (8 cities and 1 village) and 15 taxing districts that
submitted late financial reports or other related documents during the month of
December to the State Auditor's Office.