Welcome to O’Brien County, IA Treasurer
Experience The Convenience Pay Online!
 

                             
Click here to pay taxes.                Click here to pay vehicle tags.

COVID HOURS

JUNE 10, 2020 THE TREASURERS OFFICE WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR APPOINTMENTS ONLY.  MASKS WILL BE REQUIRED (ONE WILL BE PROVIDED IF YOU DO NOT HAVE ONE) AND CUSTOMERS WILL BE SCREENED FOR COVID-19 SYMPTOMS.  THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO USE ALTERNATE METHODS TO DO BUSINESS ONLINE, BY PHONE, OR THE DROP BOX.  

 

We accept Visa, Mastercard, and Discover debit cards/credit cards in the office, for taxes or motor vehicle.   Fees will apply. 

We accept Mastercard credit/debit card and Discover credit card in the office for drivers license.  Fees will Apply.

Internet transactions are payable by : Master Card, Visa, Discover, or E-Check.  Fees will Apply.

To pay by eCheck, you will need the RECEIPT number from your tax billing statement, 
or the PIN number from your motor vehicle renewal notice.

Returns for insufficient funds will be charged a fee of $30.00.

  • To pay property tax, enter your 10 digit PARCEL number, or enter your name in the correct field, in the following format:     Last name, comma, first name.   IE:  Brown, Charles
  • We are now accepting delinquent tax payments online.  If a parcel has been sold on Tax Sale, or has been Suspended, you cannot pay online, at this time.
  • Payment by 11:59 pm September 30th or March 31st will be acceptable online.
  • Motor Vehicle Tag Renewal Available Online.  Click on the Vehicle Tags above.  You may not renew online if you owe fines, child support, or need SR 22 insurance.  You will need the PIN number from your renewal notice to pay online.

 

DRIVERS LICENSE:

Drivers Licensing 8:00 to 4:00 Daily in Office, written test prior to 3:30 pm.

Drive test given by appointment only.

Motorcycle Drive tests by appointment only on Wednesday at 9:00 am weather permitting.

CDL written tests given anytime prior to 3:30 pm.

CDL drive tests are not available.

 

MOTOR VEHICLE:

Effective January 1, 2020 A Bill of Sale will be required for all transactions.

 

FY 2019-2020 Tax Levies

2020 Tax Sale Information- The O'Brien County Tax Sale will begin at 9:00 a.m., on Monday, June 15th, 2020.  The sale will be conducted at the O'Brien County Courthouse.  Bidders shall place their bids online.  Bidders need not be present at the courthouse.  Please click on the following link for additional information.

2020 NOTICE TO TAX SALE PURCHASERS

If you wish to attend the sale in person, a computer will be available on a first come, first serve basis.  Please note, all bids must be placed online.  Live bids will not be accepted.

   

Office Hours
 
  • Office Hours: 8:00 - 4:30 / Monday - Friday
  • Driver License: 8:00 - 4:00 / Monday - Friday
  • Driver License Written Testing: 8:00 - 3:30 / Monday - Friday
  • Drive Test given by appointment only
  • Motorcycle Drive Tests - 9:00 am Wednesday Morning, by appointment
Contact Information
 
  • Office Staff:
    • Treasurer - Marcella (Missy) Hattermann 
    • Deputy Treasurer - Natosha Petitt
    • Motor Vehicle Deputy-Laura Scroggin
    • Driver's License Deputy - Brooke Scroggin
    • Driver License/MV  Clerk - Angela Plagge
       
Our Location


O’Brien County Treasurer
2nd Floor Courthouse
155 S Hayes Ave PO Box 310
Primghar IA 51245

2020 Holidays:

January 1st, New Year’s Day

February 17th, President’s Day

May 25th, Memorial Day

July 3rd, Independence Day

September 7th,  Labor Day

November 11th, Veterans Day

November 26th and 27th, Thanksgiving

December 24th and 25th, Christmas

 


 

Marcella (Missy) Hattermann, Treasurer

 

Prairie Heritage Center

POPULATION 13,801 (2017)

Welcome to the O’Brien County Internet Payment Site. 
O’Brien County is the home of Black Soil, some of the best in the State of Iowa.  
Our communities are:
Archer, 
Calumet, 
Hartley,
Paullina,
Primghar,
Sanborn,
Sheldon,
Sutherland.

Visit our county Website:
www.obriencounty.org

And make sure you stop by the Prairie Heritage Nature Center, on Hwy. 10 southeast of Sutherland.