Sarah Winkler
Treasurer

 

Welcome to  Pocahontas County!

 

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


2018 Tax Sale Information - The 2018 Pocahontas County Tax Sale will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, June 18, 2018 in the Treasurer's Office. To bid on properties, you must be registered by Thursday, June 14, 2018.

2018 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 19, 2018 Presidents Day
Friday, March 30, 2018 Good Friday
Monday, May 28, 2018 Memorial Day
Wednesday,  July 4, 2018 Independence Day
Monday, September 3, 2018 Labor Day
Monday, November 12, 2018 Veteran's Day
Thursday, November 22, 2018 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 23, 2018 Day After Thanksgiving
Tuesday, December 25, 2018 Christmas Holiday
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 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.