The Finance Department handles the day-to-day financial management of the city. The Finance staff is responsible for administering all financial accounting and reporting functions for the city. Finance staff also compiles and produces Marshall's fiscal budget, and city financial statements. The department maintains debt and treasury management, internal audits, budget control, purchasing, accounting activities and other general administrative tasks. Finance also oversee city insurance. Additionally, this department is responsible for licensing such as liquor licenses, animal licenses, outdoor concert permits, and coordinating elections.