The Finance Department serves both individual citizens and other city departments while protecting the financial interests of the citizens as a whole. In fulfilling this mission, the Finance Department  pledges to provide accurate, timely information in an objective, cost-effective manner and to provide excellent customer service to all the Finance Department's customers.


We support the administrative activities of the city in an efficient and effective manner. These activities include accounting, financial reporting, debt management, budgeting, cash management, fixed asset management, and administrative policies in all of the above areas.

Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports

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Budget Books

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Budget Detail by Line Item

Online Interactive Forms

Claim Form

RFPs & Bid Postings

Bid openings are on selected Mondays at 2 p.m., at:
517 Airport Road Hot Springs, AR 71913

View current RFPs & Bid Postings

View current Intent to Award

Becoming a Vendor

Complete the appropriate application, then e-mail the completed form to any of the e-mail addresses included. If you cannot complete the form on your computer, print the form and fill out by hand.

Applications & Forms

Mail-In Application

If you cannot complete the form on your computer, print the form and fill out by hand. Send the completed application to:
City of Hot Springs Purchasing
517 Airport Road
Suite C
Hot Springs, AR 71913

Current Tax Rate Information

The current tax rate is 9.50%

​The charge to the City of Hot Springs will be the following:
  • State of Arkansas Sales Tax:       6.50%
  • City of Hot Springs Tax:               1.50%
  • Garland County Tax:                    1.50%