Ex-Officio Tax Collector

Ex-Officio Tax Collector - Ex-Officio Tax Collector

The Sheriff is the ex-officio collector of state and parish ad valorem taxes, property taxes, license fees, traffic fines and bond fees as provided by law. As tax collector, the Sheriff also conducts the sale of property for nonpayment of taxes.

Once these funds are collected by the Sheriff's Office, the funds are disbursed to the appropriate taxing districts.