- The County Treasurer is responsible for the mailing and collection of over 12,000 tax statements annually. Sibley County collected over $24,000,000.00 in 2013. The funds collected are then distributed to the appropriate taxing districts.
The County Treasurer is responsible for investment of all county surplus funds, designation of depositories, serves as the custodian of all county funds and cash assets, and handles all funds received and/or disbursed by the county. The Treasurer must countersign all warrant checks issued by the county.
Other functions include collection of Deed and Mortgage registration taxes, mailing of Truth in Taxation notices, sale of county maps and plat books, tax searches and information, escrow of tax payments, property tax refund assistance and reconciling of all bank accounts.
The License Center became part of the Treasurer's office on January 1, 2014.
Tara Ernst is the Assistant Treasurer. Lynn Drinkall is the Deputy Treasurer/Clerk.
Kris Kernz is the License Center Supervisor. Mary Woods is the License Center Clerk.
Mary F, Tara and Lynn may be contacted by calling 507-237-4084 or email SCTreasurer@co.sibley.mn.us
Kris and Mary W may be contacted by calling 507-237-4068 or email DepReg94@co.sibley.mn.us