Welcome to Fayette County, Iowa

 

Experience The Convenience - Pay Online!


 

 

Pay Property Taxes

Pay Your Vehicle tags

Discover, MasterCard, Visa are accepted for online payments.  E-checks are another method of online payment where payment is transferred directly from your bank account.  Be advised that e-checks returned due to insufficient funds will be assessed an additional $20.00 fee.
 

The 2013 Tax Sale will be adjourned as needed until 10:00 AM on the following dates:
                                                                              

September 9, 2013

December 9, 2013

March 10, 2014

October 14, 2013

January 13, 2014

April 14, 2014

November 18, 2013

February 10, 2014

May 12, 2014

 

2013 Delinquent Tax List as Published

2013 Tax Sale Bidder Information and Registration Forms

IRS Form W-9


Motor Vehicle

 

 West Union Only:

    • Monday through Friday
    • Hours:  8:00 to 4:00
    • Drop Box Available 24 hours a Day
    • Telephone: (563) 422-3798
    • Fax: (563) 422-3855
    • E-mail:  treasurer@co.fayette.ia.us

Click Here to Renew Your Vehicle Registration Online 
Not all vehicles qualify for online payment.  The renewal notice that was mailed contains a PIN that is required to complete the online payment.

  

Drivers License 

Including ID Cards and Handicap Parking Permits

  • West Union - Four days per week
      • Monday - Wednesday - Thursday - Friday
      • Hours:  8:00 to 3:30
      • Written Tests until 3:00
      • Drive Tests by Appointment
      • Service is closed on Tuesdays
      • Telephone: (563) 422-3798
      • Fax: (563) 422-3855
      • E-mail:  treasurer@co.fayette.ia.us

    Oelwein - (Oelwein Community Plaza)

      • Tuesday only
      • Hours:  9:00 to 3:00
      • Written tests until 2:15 
      • Drive Tests by Appointment (At this time CDL drive tests are not available in Oelwein)
      • Telephone: (319) 283-4080
      • Fax: (319) 283-4080
      • E-mail:  treasurer@co.fayette.ia.us

     

     Property Tax

     West Union Only:

      • Monday through Friday
      • Hours:  8:00 to 4:00
      • Drop Box Available 24 hours a Day
      • Telephone: (563) 422-3787
      • Fax: (563) 422-3855
      • E-Mail:  treasurer@co.fayette.ia.us

    Click here to pay property taxes online.

    To sign up for Homestead, Military, or Family Farm property tax credits, please contact the Assessor’s Office.

     

    Additional information regarding taxes and property values can be found here

     

Contact Information


    • Property Tax: 563-422-3787
    • Motor Vehicle: 563-422-3798
    • Driver License (West Union): 563-422-3798
    • Driver License (Oelwein - Tuesday Only): 319-283-4080
    • Fax: 563-422-3855
    • Email: treasurer@co.fayette.ia.us
    • Fayette County Website: www.fayettecountyiowa.org
       

 Holiday Closings

 

Presidents Day - Monday, February 17, 2014
Memorial Day - Monday, May 26, 201
Independence Day - Friday, July 4, 2014
Labor Day - Monday, September 1, 2014

Veterans’ Day - Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Thanksgiving -  Thursday & Friday, November 27 & 28, 2014
Christmas - Thursday & Friday December 25 & 26, 2014
 

 

 

Our Location

  

Fayette County Treasurer’s Office
114 N Vine St
PO Box 273
West Union, IA  52175

The Treasurer’s Office is located on the second floor of the courthouse, to the left from the stairs or to the right from the elevator.

A drop box is located by the East door of the courthouse and is available 24 hours a day.

 

Kyle Jacobsen, Treasurer

Population - 20,880


Did you know Fayette County...

 

Was organized in 1850

 

 

Covers approximately 720 square miles or 460,800 acres

 

 

Chose West Union as the county seat in 1851

 

 

Built the first courthouse in 1857 which was destroyed by fire in 1872

 

 

Built the second courthouse in 1874 which was destroyed by fire in 1922

 

 

Built the current courthouse in 1924 at a cost of approximately $300,000.00

 

Maintains over 1,130 miles of roads including more than 217 miles of paved roads

 

 

Maintains over 320 bridges with a span of 20 feet or more

 

 

Processes over 7,100 motor vehicle titles each year

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2012 Summary of
Vehicle Registrations

Cars & SUVs 15,683
Trucks 8,245
Semi Tractors 245
Motorcycles 1,347
Mopeds 173
Trailers 6,172
Motorhomes 162
Campers 872
Private Buses 19
   
Total Vehicles 32,918