The Finance Department can be classified as the "watch dog" of Lake City’s financial affairs in order to provide professional financial services as mandated by law, required by mayor and council, and those in other governmental units. This responsibility enables the city to estimate revenues, collect charges and fees, and aid in monitoring expenditures. 

Assisting Departments

Finance continuously assists all departments by providing quality and timely financial data. This allows better allocation of limited resources and helps departments maximize the services they can provide to taxpayers and the public at large and allows for prudent budget decisions that benefit future generations of Lake City through long-term fiscal health.

Ask Questions

We’ll be featuring full audits and documents related to Lake City’s financial department, but if you’d like to speak to someone at the City regarding the town’s finances, please call 843-374-5421. 

Benefiting Our Community

Under the guidance of Finance Director William A. Hall and the Assist. Finance Director of Lake City seeks to turn public funds into measurable benefits within our community.

Get Assistance With an Issue

Complete the assistance request form (PDF) and fax it to 843-374-1809.

Pay Vehicle Taxes or Property Taxes

Florence County collects taxes for the city of Lake City. Contact the county office at 800-523-3577.

Additional Financial Information can be found using the Financial Document tab.  


FY 2021 - 2022 Budget



FY2020 Audit and Financial Statement

FY 2020 Budget


February 2022 Fund Income Statement

January 2022 Fund Income Statement

December 2021 Income Statement

November 2021 Income Statement

October 2021 Fund Income Statement

September 2021 Consolidated Income Statement

August 2021 Consolidated Income Statement

May 2021 Consolidated Income Statement

April 2021 Consolidated Income Statement

March 2021 Consolidated Income Statement

February 2021 Consolidated Income Statement

January 2021 Consolidated Income Statement

December 2020 Consolidated Income Statement