The Treasurer for Middlesex County is the Honorable Kathy Thrift.
The elected post of Treasurer was created in the Virginia Constitution of 1870. The Treasurer's Independent status as an elected official ensures that local funds will be collected, invested and spent by an officer who reports directly to the people.
The Treasurer is the chief financial officer for Middlesex County, collecting taxes and local fees, and making payments on behalf of the local government. The Treasurer manages the investment of local funds and maintains records of local finances. The Treasurer is responsible for every form of revenue which comes to Middlesex County including: Real Estate Taxes, Tangible Personal Property Taxes, License Taxes, State Income Tax, Court, Sheriff and Clerk Fees and Dog Tags.