Counties and Metropolitan Governments

Annual Budget Documents

Annual Budget Memo for Counties and Metropolitan Governments (FY 2018)

Supporting Budget Schedules for Counties and Metropolitan Governments (EXAMPLE) Excel file

Supporting Budget Schedules for Counties and Metropolitan Governments (FY 2018 – BLANK TEMPLATE WITH FORMULAS) Excel file

Checklists for Budget Submission – Counties and Metropolitan Governments (FY 2018)

Guidance for Political Subdivisions with a Defined Benefit Pension Plan that do not participate in the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS)


Budget Guidance and FAQs

Continuation Budget Guidance for Counties

Procedures for Amending County Budgets & FAQ


Office of State and Local Finance Contact Information

Counties: A-F
Lori Barnard, Financial Analyst
615-747-5347 Lori.Barnard@cot.tn.gov
Counties: G-N
Steve Osborne, Senior Financial Analyst
615-747-5343 Steve.Osborne@cot.tn.gov
Counties: O-Z
Ron Queen, Senior Financial Analyst
615-401-7862 Ron.Queen@cot.tn.gov

Other Contacts

If you need assistance with preparing the County’s budget or assistance with budget requirements for ECD programs, please contact one of the following:

University of Tennessee
County Technical Assistance Service (CTAS)
(615) 532-3555 County Technical Assistance Service (CTAS)
Tennessee Department of Education
Section of Local Finance
(615) 532-1650 TDOE Section of Local Finance
Tennessee Department of Economic & Community Development
ThreeStar Program
615-393-4393 ECD.ThreeStar@tn.gov

Related Links

Budget Assistance and Information

County Technical Assistance Service (CTAS)
Tennessee Department of Education Section of Local Finance
Government Finance Officers Association

Revenue and Economic Information

Tennessee Department of Revenue
Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury Division of Property Assessments
Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development
UT Center for Business and Economic Research
MTSU Business & Economic Research Center

Tennessee Laws, Rules and Regulations

Tennessee Code Annotated
Tennessee Public and Private Acts
Tennessee Rules and Regulations