The City Finance Office shall exercise the following functions:
  • Advise the Mayor, the Sangguniang Panlungsod and other local government officials, regarding the disposition of local government funds and on such other matters relative to public finance;
  • Take custody and exercise proper management of the funds of the local government;
  • Take charge of the disbursement of all local government funds and such other funds, the custody is entrusted to the office by law, or other competent authority;
  • Inspect private, commercial and industrial establishments within the jurisdiction of the local government unit in relation to the implementation of tax ordinances pursuant to the Local Tax Code;
  • Maintain and update the tax information system of the local government unit; and
  • Conduct examination of Books of Accounts of business establishments.