The Finance Department is responsible for the overall financial management of the City. The Department supports the internal, administrative functions of the City's operating departments and meets the direct service needs of the El Monte citizen and the El Monte business community.

The Finance Department provides internal support services to all other City departments in the form of financial planning, accounting and financial reporting, budgeting, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, purchasing, business licensing, municipal water utility billing and revenue management.

External client services are provided directly to El Monte residents and business owners through administration of water billing services for over 3,000 residential and commercial accounts and through administration of business licensing for over 6,000 El Monte businesses.

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