The Treasurer shall keep account of all moneys, credits, and property of the Association which shall come into his or her hands and shall keep an accurate account of all moneys received and discharged. Except as otherwise ordered by the Board, the Treasurer shall have custody of all the funds and securities of the Association and shall deposit them in such banks or depositories, or direct the deposit, as the Board shall designate. The Treasurer shall keep proper books of account and other books showing at all times the amount of the funds and other property belonging to the Association, all of which books shall be open at all times to the inspection of the membership, shall render a report, or direct the preparation of, the financial affairs and status of the Association on a monthly basis, and shall prepare, or direct the preparation of, any and all tax returns for the applicable year. The Treasurer shall also, under the direction of the Board, disburse all moneys and sign all checks and other instruments drawn on or payable out of the funds of the Association; provided, however, the Board may require that checks and other instruments be signed by the President or President-elect or by such member of the Board as the Board shall designate. In addition, the Treasurer shall perform all duties incident to the office of Treasurer and such duties as the President or the Board may from time to time direct.