The City of Branson Finance Department manages the financial transactions of the city. The department also provides various internal services for all departments. Duties include overseeing policies and procedures; internal and external auditing; financial reporting; payroll processing; grant management; accounts payable; management of debt service; accounting for city assets; budgeting for both capital & operating budgets; liquor licensing; utility billing; tourism taxes; business licensing; management of cash assets including investments; and purchasing.
The Finance Department also administers and oversees the Branson Convention Center budget and is responsible for overseeing Non-Departmental funds. These expenditures are not related to any specific department and are accounted for in the Non-Departmental miscellaneous budget.