Carolyn Blum - Treasurer

Took Office January 1, 2007

COVID-19 and how it affects our office: 

Update for the Shelby County Courthouse as it relates to the Treasurer’s Office:  A decision was made by courthouse officials that the courthouse would be closed to the public until further notice.  Please contact each individual courthouse office for procedures and options. 

 

Treasurer’s Office/Property Tax Phone:  712-755-5847 ext. 2

Treasurer’s Office/Property Tax Email:  cblum@shco.org or jcroghan@shco.org

Treasurer’s Office/Motor Vehicle/Driver’s License: 

712-755-5898 ext. 3

Treasurer’s Office/Motor Vehicle/Driver’s License Email:  srhodes@shco.org or cknudson@shco.org

 

Mailing address: 

Shelby County Treasurer

P.O. Box 110

Harlan, IA 51537

 

Because the virus is spreading and the protocols in all areas of the State are changing frequently, please contact our office for the latest updates on services provided. 

The DOT has created a site with services provided.  Please refer to this link for services offered: 

https://www.news.iowadot.gov/newsandinfo/2020/03/iowa-dot-adjusts-public-services-in-response-to-covid-19.html

and

https://www.news.iowadot.gov/newsandinfo/2020/03/appointments-for-iowa-dot-drivers-license-and-id-services-now-mandatory-and-available-for-essential-.html

 

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Welcome to the Shelby County Treasurer’s webpage!

 

Our office is committed to delivering professional, courteous and prompt service each time we assist you with your property tax, motor vehicle registration/titling, and driver’s licensing needs.

We are focused on providing you with top notch service in person, on the telephone or online.

Our office offers online payments at your convenience anytime by going to www.iowatreasurers.org.

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.

We are help to help you!

Carolyn Blum

Shelby County Treasurer

 

Shelby County Courthouse

Population Ranking

12,764 - 64th

 

Online Payment Services

Discover, MasterCard, Visa, and eCheck are accepted for Internet transactions.

In office payment methods are: 

  • U.S. currency
  • Credit Cards (service delivery fee applies)
  • Debit Cards (service delivery fee applies)
  • Checks, Money Orders or Cashier's Checks possessing an American Bank Association (ABA) routing number

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Pay Your Motor Vehicle Tag Renewals - You are only eligible to renew online if you received a renewal notice through the US Postal Service that contains a PIN for online renewals. If your vehicle registration is delinquent or you require proof of SR insurance, or if you have any outstanding debts, the vehicle does not qualify for online renewal. Half year license and apportioned vehicles are not eligible for online renewals at this time. (This is an enhancement that will be available in the future!!!) You have 3 full months to renew your vehicles. You have the month before, the month of, and the month after your renewal month.

Property Tax - All current or delinquent property taxes can now be paid online; however, tax sale redemptions can not be paid online. You can access by owner’s name or parcel number of property (the parcel number is located on your tax statement).

 

Please be advised a surcharge of $30.00 will be assessed for any dishonored check, draft or order as prescribed in Iowa Code 554.3512

2020 Tax Sale Currently Suspended

  

 

Office Hours

  • Property Tax Office Hours: 8:00 - 4:30 / Monday - Friday
  • Driver’s License and Motor Vehicle: 8:00 - 4:00 / Monday - Friday
  • Driver License Written Testing: 8:00 - 3:30 / Monday - Friday
  • Drive Tests: by appointment only

Holiday Closings

Wednesday, January 1, 2020..........................................New Year’s Day
Monday, February 17, 2020.......................................President’s Day
Monday, May 25, 2020...............................................Memorial Day
Friday, July 3, 2020............................................Independence Day
Monday, September 7, 2020.......................................Labor Day
Wednesday, November 11, 2020......................................Veteran’s Day
Thursday, November 26, 2020....................................Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 27, 2020.........................................Day After Thanksgiving
Thursday, December 24, 2020 close at 12:00 noon.......Christmas Eve
Friday, December 25, 2020 ....................................Christmas Day
Friday, January 1, 2021...........................................New Year’s Day 2020

 

Contact Information

Email Comments to: cblum@shco.org

Our Location

Shelby County Treasurer’s Office
612 Court Street
P.O. Box 110
Harlan, Iowa 51537-0110

Handicap entrance located on south side of courthouse

 

 

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