The Finance Department's function is to collect, disburse, safeguard, invest, and maintain records of the City's assets. The Finance Department is comprised of the following divisions:

  • Combined Services
  • Finance
  • Purchasing/Procurement
  • Tax/Revenue Collections
  • Utility Billing

FY2020-2021 Budget

The Fiscal Year 2020-2021 adopted budget is available for public review. The adopted tax rate for the 2020 tax year is $0.5800 per $100 valuation; this is a lower rate than tax year 2019. The Notice of 2020 Tax Rates (PDF) is required by Texas Local Government Code. The rates published in the notice are calculated (PDF) by Dallas County in accordance with Texas Tax Code and were not being considered for adoption.

View the tax rate and budget information (PDF), as required by Tax Code 26.18.

Bond Information

The City of Coppell is reviewed and rated by two separate rating agencies. The City of Coppell maintains a AAA rating with Moody's and a AAA rating with Standard and Poor's. There are not any bond elections currently scheduled.

During the February 23, 2021, City Council meeting, the governing body voted to publish a Notice of Intention to issue certificate of obligation. The proposed issue will be considered via ordinance during the regularly scheduled Council meeting on April 27, 2021.