Welcome to Guthrie County, IA

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 2016 Tax Sale Information


2016 Delinquent Tax List                                        


  Accepted On-Line Payment Methods: eCheck, Visa, Mastercard and Discover

Property Taxes:     

If you pay your property tax by eCheck, you will be required to enter a receipt number as your PIN. Your receipt number can be found on your tax statement.                                                                                                                                                                                                      

Renew Vehicle License

You are eligible to renew online if your renewal notice contains a PIN number, which you will use for online renewal, UNLESS you owe fines, child support, or need SR 22 insurance.  Half year license and apportioned vehicles are not eligible for online renewal at this time.

Drivers License:

You have 30 days before your birthday and 60 days after your birthday to renew your driver's license.  Your license becomes invalid on the 61st day if not renewed.

Returned Checks are $30.00.



Office Hours 8:00-4:30 Monday - Friday Please see below for cut off times for each department!!!


  • Driver License: 8:00 - 4:00 / Monday - Friday
  • Driver License Testing: 8:00 - 3:30 / Monday - Friday
  • Car Drives:  Call for an appointment 
  • Motor Vehicle & Property Tax Transactions 8:00 - 4:00 Monday - Friday 
Contact Information
Our Location

Guthrie County Treasurers Office:
200 N. 5th Street
Guthrie Center, IA  50115



  • Memorial Day:  Monday, May 29, 2017
  • Independence Day:  Tuesday, July 4, 2017
  • Labor Day:  Monday, September 4, 2017
  • Veterans Day:  Friday, November 10, 2017
  • Thanksgiving Day & Day After:  Thursday & Friday, November 23-24, 2017
  • Christmas Eve and Christmas Day:  Monday & Tuesday, December 25-26, 2017
  • New Years Day:  Monday, January 1, 2018




Marci Schreck


I would like to welcome you to the Guthrie County Treasurers' Home Page!

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.

The Treasurer's Office is responsible for the collection of property taxes for over 20,000 parcels, the issuance of vehicle titles and registration, and the collection of all vehicle fees for the residents of Guthrie County.  

Our goal is to provide quality customer service through positive interactions between customers and employees.  If we may be of assistance, please contact our office. 

Thank you for visiting us on the web!

Marci Schreck