Welcome to Pocahontas County, IA Treasurer
Experience The Convenience Pay Online!

Please check the Treasurers Office for any unsold properties

>>Pay Property Taxes

>>Pay Your Vehicle tags

Accepted On-Line Payment Methods-eCheck, Discover, MasterCard and Visa are accepted for Internet transactions.

A collection fee of $30.00 will be charged on all insufficent fund checks and e-checks returned for non-payment.

Vehicle Renewals:

If your vehicle registration is delinquent, the vehicle does not qualify for online renewal. Half year license and apportioned vehicles are not eligible for online renewal at this time. ( This is an enhancement that will be available in the future!!)

2014 TAX SALE: Will he held Monday, June 16, at 10:00 a.m. in the Treaurer’s Office. To bid on properties, you must be registerd by Thursday, June 12th.


Office Hours

  • Office Hours: 8:00 - 4:00 / Monday - Friday
  • Driver License: 8:00 - 3:30 / Monday - Friday
  • Driver License Written Testing: 8:30 - 2:30 / Monday - Friday
  • Car Drives: 8:30 - 2:30 / Monday - Friday 
  • Only car drives given, no CDL’s or Motorcyles. 
  • Holiday closings are as follows: Good Friday, Memorial Day, Fourth of July,
  • Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, Friday after Thanksgiving,
  • Christmas Day, New Years Day
Contact Information

Pocahontas County Courthouse
99 Court Square
Pocahontas Iowa 50574

Courthouse is located at the north end of Main Street. Our office is located on the
second floor, northwest corner.


  • Phone: 712-335-4334
  • Fax:     712-335-5047
  • Email:   swinkler@pocahontascoia.us 
  • Email Motor Vehicle: jwaterman@pocahontascoia.us
  • Office Staff:
  • Tax Deputy Treasurer - Mary Weber
    Motor Vehicle Deputy - Julie Waterman
    Driver License Clerk - Rita Sennert
    Office Clerk - Denise Krischel



Sarah Winkler
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Welcome to Pocahontas County! My staff and I are here to provide the best service we possibly can to our constituents. 

My hope is this website, will make contacting our office easier and more convenient with access to information 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

We provide the following services from our office: Collection of real estate tax payments along with any special assessments, drainage tax due and other fees for state, county, city, school districts, community colleges and other taxing bodies. The treasurer’s office is reposonsible for all motor vehicle transactions. Driver’s licenses are also issued through this office. 

Please visit us again!!!!

Sarah Winkler
County Treasurer