Welcome to Emmet County, IA

 

    

Treasurer

Brenda Moore

 

Experience The Convenience Pay Online!

For your convenience, use an eCheck, Discover Card, Mastercard or Visa to pay

your property taxes or to renew your vehicle registration online.  Fees will apply.

If payment is returned for any reason, a $30.00 fee will be charged.

payment drop box is located at the West door of the Courthouse. 

 

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS OF TAX SALE

 

                  

PROPERTY TAX

If you opt to pay your property taxes by eCheck,  you will be asked to enter a receipt number. 

Your receipt number can be found on the upper right hand corner of your tax payment stubs. 

Only one receipt number is needed if paying multiple parcels.

Delinquent tax payments can be paid online, unless sold on Tax Sale.

 

                  

MOTOR VEHICLE RENEWAL

To renew online you will need your renewal notice which was mailed to you through the US Postal Service.   

It will contain your PIN number, required for online renewals. 

Half year license, and apportioned vehicles are not eligible for online renewal. 

You may not renew online if you owe clerk of court fines, child support, Department of Revenue , 

require SR 22 insurance, or need a 2290 Form.

You should only renew online if you are still a resident of Emmet County.

 

 

We require a bill of sale with all ownership transfers.

A standard Bill of Sale form is linked below for your convenience.

 BILL OF SALE 

 

 

Office Hours

8:00- 4:30 / Monday - Friday 

  • Driver's License Hours: by appointment only.  Call 712-362-5679
    • Driver's License Knowledge Testing by appointment only.
    • CDL Knowledge Testing by appointment only.
    • Drive tests by appointment only.
    • CDL and Motorcyle drives are NOT offered in Emmet County.
    • You may renew up to 6 months before or 60 days after your birthday.

Contact Information

PHONE NUMBERS

  • Property Tax : 712-362-3824
  • Motor Vehicle: 712-362-5679
  • Driver's License: 712-362-5679
  • Fax: 712-362-7829

OFFICE STAFF

  • Brenda Moore: Treasurer
  • Deb: Tax Clerk          
  • Silvia: Motor Vehicle Clerk 
  • Kati: Motor Vehicle, Driver's License      
  • Tiana: Driver's License 

HOLIDAY CLOSINGS

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King’s Day
  • Presidents’ Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veterans’ Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day

Our Location

Emmet County Treasurer’s Office

609 1st Ave N Ste 8

PO Box 55

Estherville, IA 51334

 

The handicap entrance is located on the West Side of the Building, enter through the Law Enforcement Center.

 

 

We are committed to provide the citizens

of Emmet 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. 

Through this online 24/7 website, you may pay 

property taxes and renew vehicle registrations.

It's easy, safe and fast.

 

We are here to help you! 

 

POPULATION - RANKING

10,604 - 76TH

 

Our communities are:

Armstrong

Dolliver

Estherville

Gruver

Ringsted

Wallingford