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Iowa State Auditor

How do I determine the amount to pay for the City periodic examination fee?

Periodic examination fees are provided for under Chapter 11 of the Code of Iowa and are to be established by administrative rule. Working with the Iowa League of Cities, AOS determined the following periodic examination fee structure in order to execute the statutorily required periodic examinations for Cities with budgeted expenditures of:

If your City meets the requirement to have an Annual examination, see "City Annual Examination Filing Fees," question 2, or click here to determine the correct fee amount.

Periodic Examination Fee

Budgeted Expenditures Fee Amount
Under $50,000 $100
At least $50,000 but less than $300,000 $475
At least $300,000 but less than $600,000 $900
$600,000 and over $1,200


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