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Address: 18 Locust St. Gallipolis, OH 45631

Phone:740-446-4612 ext. 1213



The Gallia County Auditor is the Chief Fiscal Officer of Gallia County. It is his responsibility to account for the money received each year by the County and to issue warrants (checks) in payment of all County obligations, including the distribution of tax dollars to the townships, villages, cities, school districts and library systems as well as other county agencies. The Auditor's General Accounting Department is the watchdog over all county funds and maintains the official records of all receipts, disbursements and fund balances.

It is the Auditor's responsibility to serve as the paymaster around 380 employees.

The Auditor also issues dog tags and distributes motor vehicle license fees, gasoline taxes, estate taxes, fines and local government funds in addition to real estate personal property and manufactured home taxes.

As Chief Fiscal Officer of Gallia County, the Auditor is required by law to prepare the County's GAAP annual financial report. Gallia County is audited by the State Auditor’s Office or IPA’s which issues General Purpose Financial Statements for the prior year.

Larry M. Betz, Gallia County Auditor is an active member of the following:

Board of Revision
Budget Commission
Data Processing Board
Microfilm Board
Records Commission
Tax Incentive Review Council

It is also the duty of the County Auditor to see that every parcel of land and buildings thereon are fairly and uniformly appraised and assessed for tax purposes. Gallia County has over 27,000 parcels of land and about 4,000 manufactured and mobile homes to assess. To view your real estate record, follow this link