The Finance Department is responsible for the receipt and disbursement of Alamosa County's operating funds. The department accounts for all income of the county, payments to vendors, cash balances, internal service charges, fixed and depreciable assets, insurance, and payroll.
The department maintains all County cash accounts. While the County Treasurer acts as a banker, handling all of the money, the accounting
office takes care of the checkbook of the county.
The accounting department is also responsible for the annual audit of the financial records for Alamosa County, and for the publication of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).