Finance Department

The Finance Department provides accurate and timely financial information, reports, advice and service to departments, County officials, Fiscal Court and the public.

Department Leadership:

Pamela Thompson, Treasurer
(270) 444-4725


Office Address:

300 Clarence Gaines Street
Paducah, KY 42001
(270) 444-4725

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm

Note to Vendors:

Accounts payable claims are paid the second and fourth Monday of each month.

Finance Information:

2019-2020 Fiscal Year Budget

2018-2019 Fiscal Year Budget

2017-2018 Proposed Budget 

2015 – 2016 Fiscal Year Budget

2014-2015 Financial Statements



2018 McCracken County Fiscal Court Audit

2017 McCracken County Fiscal Court Audit


Transient Room Tax Information:

Transient Room Tax Ordinance
Monthly Return of Transient Tax

Vehicle and Property Tax Notice:

Vehicle and property taxes are not collected in this office. Please contact the departments listed below for tax information:

Vehicle taxes and delinquent property taxes
McCracken County Clerk
(270) 444-4700

Current property tax collection
McCracken County Sheriff’s Department
(270) 444-4719

Business/Occupational Tax
McCracken County Tax Administrator
(270) 444-4722 




Courthouse Hours

  • Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
  • Sheriff’s Office: open until 5:30 p.m. on Monday
  • District Clerk: open until 5:30 p.m. on Monday
  • Circuit Clerk: open until 5:30 p.m. on Monday
  • County Clerk: open until 5:30 p.m. on Monday

Employee Information