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Clerk’s Accounting

The Clerk's Accounting division performs general accounting functions for the Clerk of the Circuit Court, including the preparation of the Clerk's financial statements and reports, serving as a central collection point for all funds received at the Courthouse by the Clerk's Office and remitting funds to appropriate government agencies, and pre-auditing the purchases of the Clerk's Office to ensure adherence to budgetary and policy guidelines.

Location: Historic Courthouse 1115 Manatee Ave West, Bradenton FL
Office Hours: Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Mailing Address: Post Office Box 25400, Bradenton, FL 34206

Contact Information

Email: Trista LaCross, Clerk's Accounting Manager
Phone Number: (941) 741-4006
Fax Number: (941) 741-4082
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  • Registry of the Court Report 
  • Tax Deed Report 
  • CAFR Report 
  • F.S. 43.19 Unclaimed Funds - These are funds where the right to withdraw has been adjudicated or is not in dispute and the money has remained so deposited for 5 years or more unclaimed by the person, firm, or corporation entitled thereto. Claims on these funds must be made prior to December 1, 2013 - 2012 Unclaimed Funds List
  • F.S. 116.21 Unclaimed Checks - This is a listing of all unclaimed moneys deposited or collected by the Clerk in his official capacity prior to January 1, 2012 and for which a claim has not been made. Claimants have until the first business day in September to file a written claim for these funds - 2013 Unclaimed Checks List