Municipalities

Annual Budget Documents

Annual Budget Memo for Municipalities (FY 2017)

Supporting Budget Schedules for Municipalities (EXAMPLE) Excel file

Supporting Budget Schedules for Municipalities (FY 2017 BLANK TEMPLATE WITH FORMULAS) Excel file

Checklists for Budget Submission – Municipalities (FY 2017)

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

FAQ – Compliance Considerations in Municipal Budgeting

FAQ – Procedures for Amending Municipal Budgets

Sample Budget Ordinance (Municipal Budget Law of 1982)


Office of State and Local Finance Contact Information

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

Other Contacts

If you need assistance with preparing the Municipalities budget, please contact:

University of Tennessee
Municipal Technical Advisory Service Consultant
(865) 974-0411 UT Municipal Technical Advisory Service
Tennessee Department of Education
Section of Local Finance
(615) 532-1650 TDOE Section of Local Finance

Related Links

Budget Assistance and Information

University of Tennessee Municipal Technical Advisory Service
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