Sarah Winkler
Treasurer

 

Welcome to  Pocahontas County!

 

Welcome to Pocahontas County, Iowa. Enjoy online payment options for your convenience!


2017 Tax Sale Information - The 2017 Pocahontas County Tax Sale will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, June 19, 2017 in the Treasurer's Office. To bid on properties, you must be registered by Thursday, June 15, 2017.

2017 Notice to Tax Sale Purchasers

 

Pay Online:

Discover, Mastercard, Visa and e-Check are accepted for Internet Transactions. When paying property taxes by parcel number please enter the 10 digit parcel number which appears in the bottom right corner of either payment stub. A $30.00 returned check fee will be assessed on any payments returned due to insufficient funds.

 

Veteran Designation:

Iowa veterans can now add a Veteran designation to their drivers license or nonoperator identification cards. PLEASE NOTE, this designation can only be added when the license or identification card is being renewed, or, if you are being issued for the first time. (For example, if you are moving in from out of state.) A link to the required form can be found by clicking here. Your County's Veterans Affairs office will need to complete part of that form before the designation can be added to your drivers license or identification card. Please share this post to help spread the word to Veterans.

Office Hours:

  • Motor Vehicle and Property Taxes...........Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Driver’s License....................................... Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    • Written Tests...................................Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m .
      You must arrive no later than 2:30 p.m. to ensure time to complete the test and be issued a credential.
    • Drive Tests....................Tuesdays by appointment only 

We are pleased to announce the addition of credit and debit cards to the list of payment options for in office motor vehicle and property tax transactions. Please contact the Treasurer’s office for additional information regarding applicable service fees.

Holiday Closings:

   
Monday, February 20, 2017 Presidents Day
Friday, April 14, 2017 Good Friday
Monday, May 29, 2017 Memorial Day
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 Independence Day
Monday, September 4, 2017 Labor Day
Friday, November 10, 2017 Veteran's Day
Thursday, November 23, 2017 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 24, 2017 Day After Thanksgiving
Monday, December 25, 2017 Christmas Holiday
Monday, January 1, 2018 New Year's Holiday
   
   

Contact Information:

  • Property Tax..............(712) 335-4334
  • Motor Vehicle............(712)  335-4334
  • Driver’s License.........(712) 335-4334 -For assistance determining the documents you will need to bring with you, please click here.
  • Fax.............................(712) 335-5047
  • Email.......................... swinkler@pocahontascoia.us
  • County Website...........  pocahontas-county.com
  • Office Staff
    • Tax Deputy...........................Denise
    • Motor Vehicle Deputy.............Julie
    • Drivers License Clerk..............Rita
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Our Location:

Pocahontas  County Treasurer’s Office
99 Court Square
Pocahontas, Iowa 50574

Our Office is located on the second floor, northwest corner.


The Handicap entrance is located on the East side of the Courthouse.