Audit of the 2017 financial statement of Caldwell County Clerk’s Office released Thursday
State Auditor Mike Harmon released the audit of the 2017 financial statement of Caldwell County Clerk Toni Watson on Thursday.
Auditor Mike Harmon noted no instances of noncompliance. The release also noted no matters involving internal control over financial reporting and its operation that were considered to be material weaknesses.
The county clerk’s responsibilities include collecting certain taxes, issuing licenses, maintaining county records and providing other services. The clerk’s office is funded through statutory fees collected in conjunction with these duties.
State law requires the auditor to conduct annual audits of all 120 county clerks in the Commonwealth.