Finance

The Finance Department is dedicated to protecting the financial integrity of the Town of Oro Valley by providing timely, accurate and relevant financial data to support informed decision-making for both internal and external customers of the Town.

Areas of Responsibility

  • Accounting
  • Budget Development, Coordination and Analysis
  • Financial Statement Preparation
  • Audit Coordination
  • Debt and Investment management
  • Managerial Reporting
  • Sales Tax Compliance
  • Procurement

Bond Rating Increase
In August 2019, S&P Global upgraded The Town of Oro Valley's bond rating to AA+/stable. The prior rating had been AA-.

 

To review the Town's current fiscal year information, click here.

Click here to review the Town of Oro Valley's Finance Documents and Reports, including:

  • Adopted Budgets
  • Town Manager's Recommended Budget Study Session Documents
  • Annual Expenditure Limitation Report
  • Town Manager's Recommended Budget
  • AG Final Budget Schedules
  • AG Tentative Budget Schedules
  • Annual Financial Reports
  • Annual PSPRS Pension Funding Policies
  • Master Fee Schedule
  • Popular Annual Financial Reports (PAFR)
  • Construction and Contracting Tax Guidelines
  • Development and Impact Fees
  • Oro Valley Rating Report

The following link will take you to the Town of Oro Valley Tax Code

 If you have questions regarding taxes, please contact the Arizona Department of Revenue's customer service at 800-352-4090.

County Code PMA

Region Code OR
County Code PMA

Taxable Activity

Business Code

Oro Valley Tax Rate

State & County Tax Rate

Total Tax Rate


Advertising

018

2.50%


2.50%


Amusement

012

2.50%

6.10%

8.60%


Contracting- Prime

015

4.00%

6.10%

10.10%


Contracting- Speculative Builders

016

4.00%


4.00%


Contracting- Owner Builder

037

4.00%


4.00%


Job Printing

010

2.50%

6.10%

8.60%


Manufactured Buildings

027

2.50%


2.50%


Timbering and other Extraction

020

2.50%


2.500%


Severence- Metal Mining

019

0.10%

2.50%

2.60%


Publication and Periodicals

Distribution

009

2.50%

6.10%

8.60%


Hotels

044

2.50%

6.05%

8.55%

Hotel/Motel (Additional Tax)

144

6.00%


6.00%

Hotel/Motel (Total Tax)




14.55%


Rental Occupancy

040

2.00%


2.00%


Renting, leasing & Licensing for TPP

214

2.50%

6.10%

8.60%


Restaurant & Bar

011

2.50%

6.10%

8.60%


Retail Sales

017

2.50%

6.10%

8.60%


Transporting for Hire

006

2.50%

6.10%

8.60%


Utility Services

004

4.00%

6.10%

10.10%

Last Updated: 3/6/15

 

 

How do I remit the tax due?

The Arizona Department of Revenue collects Oro Valley tax along with the State and County Tax.  The form (TPT-1) for remitting the tax is available online at www.azdor.gov. Forms must be remitted to the Arizona Department of Revenue.

How do I obtain a Transaction Privilege (Sales) Tax License?

A Transaction Privilege (Sales) Tax Application can be completed online at www.azdor.gov.

What is Transaction Privilege Tax (Sales Tax)?
The transaction privilege tax is commonly referred to as sales tax.  It differs from a true sales tax in that it is a tax on the privilege of doing business in Arizona.  The seller is liable for the tax but may pass the burden of tax on the purchaser.  For additional information, please refer to the Arizona Revised Statutes, the Arizona Department of Revenue, the Model City Tax Code or the Town of Oro Valley Tax Code.

 

FINANCE
David Gephart, Administrative Services Director/CFO, 520-229-4768

PROCUREMENT
Victoria Cortinas, Chief Procurement Officer, 520-229-4722
Allison Muhr, Procurement Specialist, 520-229-4726