Finance

2022-2023 Tax Rate notification

CITY OF WHITE SETTLEMENT ADOPTED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR'S TAX RATE.THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 1.77 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY $-26.67. 


The Finance Department represents the overall financial management of the City of White Settlement.

Functions & Responsibilities

Functions that fall under the Finance Department include:

  • Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable
  • Audit
  • Budgeting
  • Investments
  • Payroll
  • Utility Billing
  • Purchasing

Financial Record Keeper for the City

The Finance Department is the central financial record keeper for the City. It prepares:

  • All city departments and the City’s annual audit
  • Crime Control and Prevention District 
  • Furnishes data and financial information for the Economic Development Corporation
  • Handles accounts payable and receivables
  • Monitors cash flows and approved investments
  • Monthly financial statements
  • Reconciles bank statements

Unclaimed Property

The City of White Settlement is currently remitting property of any value that is presumed abandoned or unclaimed to the State. Unclaimed property consists of uncashed checks for items such as water refunds, vendor payments, payroll checks, and other refunds. If you think you might have unclaimed property, please contact the State of Texas Comptroller’s office Unclaimed Property division at 800-654-3463 or on the Texas Unclaimed Property website