Our Mission: We administer the tax and revenue laws of the City fairly, efficiently and transparently to instill public confidence and encourage compliance while providing exceptional customer service.

The Department of Finance (DOF):

  • Collects approximately $39 billion in revenue for the City and values more than one million properties worth a total market value of more than $1.32 trillion
  • Records and maintains public property records related to ownership, deeds and mortgages    
  • Administers exemption and abatement programs that provide $3.6 billion in tax relief to property owners and renters    
  • Adjudicates and collects parking tickets as well as provides time-saving programs to eligible drivers and businesses
  • Manages the City’s treasury with operating cash balances of more than $9.8 billion
  • Through the Office of the Sheriff, acts as the City’s chief civil law enforcer
  • Advises the Administration on the City's $160 billion pension system and $16 billion deferred compensation plan.
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