Welcome to the Emmet County, IA
Real-Estate Tax Payments & Motor Vehicle Renewals
2016/2017 PROPERTY TAXES
Pay tax for Sept 2016 and March 2017 on line.
Delinquent taxes may be paid online.
2017 TAX SALE INFORMATION W-9 form
2017 NOTICE TO TAX SALE PURCHASERS
For your convience, use an eCheck* or your Discover Card, Mastercard or Visa card to pay your property taxes or to renew your vehicle license.
A service fee is assessed for the use of this site, and is explained on the next page.
*If the eCheck is returned for insufficient funds you will be charged $30.00 for the nonsufficient funds.
We are now able to accept debit cards and credit cards in the office, for taxes or motor vehicle. Fees will apply.
If you opt to pay your property taxes by eCheck, you will be asked to enter a receipt number as your PIN. Your receipt number will be found in the lower right corner of each half year’s payment stub. Use the 6 digit TAX RECEIPT number: (Example: TAX RECEIPT #123456) To find your parcel, enter the 10 digit Parcel NO. on your statement. (Example: 0123456789) OR You can find your parcel by entering your name. When the address appears, check to make sure it is your address. Call us at 712-362-3824 if you have any problems.
We are now accepting delinquent tax payments online. If a parcel has been sold on Tax Sale, you cannot pay online, at this time.
Payment by 11:59 pm September 30th or March 31st will be acceptable online.
In the event eCheck payment is returned for non-sufficient funds, a $30.00 fee will be charged.
MOTOR VEHICLE RENEWAL
To renew online you will have had to receive your renewal notice through the US Postal Service. It will contain your PIN number, needed for online renewals. Half year license, and apportioned vehicles are not eligible for online renewal. You may not renew online if you owe fines, child support, or need SR 22 insurance.