JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway recently issued monthly reports detailing the compliance of municipalities and other political subdivisions with financial reporting laws.
One report includes cities, towns and villages while the other lists political subdivisions such as water, fire protection and other taxing districts. These entities are required to file annual financial reports with the State Auditor’s Office within six months of the end of their fiscal year.
A total of 399 municipalities and 1,494 taxing districts were required to file by June 30 because their fiscal year ended on Dec. 31. Of those entities, 1,363 filed financial reports timely and 1 filed a partial financial report.
This report also includes information on 2 municipalities and 7 taxing districts that submitted late financial reports or other related documents during the month of June to the State Auditor’s Office.