The Finance Department Is responsible for all accounting functions for the City including general ledger, accounts payable and receivable, cash management (including investments), cash receipts, employee benefits (including non-uniform pension), and financial statement preparation.
The Current Tax Rate is 10%
- State of Arkansas Sales Tax: 6.5%
- City of Ward Tax: 2%
- .50% to the Fire Department
- .50% to the Police Department
- 1% to General Fund
- Lonoke County Tax: 1.5%