Sandra S. Geidl
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Welcome to the Clay County Treasurer’s webpage!
I would like to welcome you to the Clay County Treasurer's Office online!
My staff and I are committed to provide the citizens of Clay County with courteous, friendly, and professional customer service. We will be happy to assist you in person, on the phone or online with any questions you may have and make your experience with our office a pleasant and productive visit.
My hope is this website at www.iowatreasurers.org will make contacting our office easier and more convenient for you. Through this online 24/7 access, you may pay property taxes, current motor vehicle registration, access motor vehicle forms and study guides material.
Our office is committed to carrying out these responsiblities while providing outstanding customer service through a process of continuous evaluation and improvement of the way in which we do business.
I invite you to our office or please feel free to contact us at 712-262-2179 if you have any questions or concerns.
We are here to help you!
Sande Geidl - Clay County Treasurer
Welcome to Clay County, Iowa. Enjoy online payment options for your convenience!
2016 Property Taxes
For The Time Period July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017
DUE TO MARCH 31, 2018 FALLING ON A WEEKEND, THE PENALTY WILL NOT GO INTO EFFECT UNTIL TUESDAY, APRIL 3, 2018.
DRIVER'S LICENSE HOURS
Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Knowledge Test: 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
You must arrive no later than 3:15 p.m. to ensure time to complete the test and be issued a credential.
Drives by appointment ONLY
ALL drive test requires Proof of Insurance
**ATTENTION CDL HOLDERS**- Federal regulations require you to bring proof of citizenship or lawful presence to renew or upgrade your CDL. Please call our office at 712-264-3917 to determine the documents you will need to bring with you.
PHONE NUMBER: 712-264-3917
Clay County Administaration Building, 300 West 4th St., Spencer, IA
Sande Geidl, Clay County Treasurer
2018 Tax Sale Information - The 2018 Clay County Tax Sale will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, June 18th, 2018. The Sale will be conducted at the Clay County Administration Building and bidders shall place their bids online. Bidders need not be present at the Administration Building. Please click on the following link for additional information:
2018 Publication List of Delinquent Parcels
If you wish to attend the sale in person, a limited number of computers will be available on a first come, first serve basis. Wireless internet access will be available for bidders using their own laptop. Please note, all bids must be placed online. Live bids will not be accepted. To obtain additional information, please email the Treasurer's Office at firstname.lastname@example.org , or call (712) 262-2179.
Pay online for less than a postage stamp! E-check fees have been reduced to $0.40 per transaction. Discover, MasterCard, and Visa are accepted online, for a fee, at www.iowatreasurers.org. In office payments are also now accepted with these payment methods and fees.
Discover, MasterCard, Visa, and eCheck are accepted for Internet transactions. When paying property taxes by parcel number please enter the 12 digit parcel number which appears in the upper right corner of either payment stub.
A $30.00 returned check fee will be assessed on any payments returned due to insufficient funds or any other reason for a return check.
Pay Online:Discover, MasterCard, Visa and e-Check are accepted for Internet Transactions.
Payment Methods Accepted in the Clay County Treasurer's Office:
In office payment methods are cash, check, credit cards or debit cards. Please contact the Treasurer’s Office for additional information regarding applicable service fees.
PROPERTY TAXES - When paying property taxes by parcel number please enter the 10 digit parcel number which appears in the upper right corner of either payment stub or enter your name in the find my parcel number field, enter the last name followed by a comma then the first name.
If paying by e-Check, you will be asked to enter the Receipt number. the number is located in the top right hand corner of each payment stub, on your tax statement.
MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION RENEWALS - You are not eligible to renew online unless you received a renewal notice that contained a PIN number.
All payments must possess an American Bank Association (ABA) routing number.
Monday, January 1, 2018.................................New Year’s Day 2018
Clay County Treasurer’s Office
For your convenience we have payment drop boxes located on the northeast and southeast side of the Clay County Administration Building. Please do not put cash payments in our drop boxes.
The handicap entrance is located on the South side of the Administration Building.