On-Line Payment Services: eCheck, Discover, MasterCard and Visa are accepted for Internet transactions. NOTE: Processing fees will apply.
A payment drop box is located in front of the building for after hours convenience.
Payment types accepted in the office:
Cash (U.S. Currency Only)
Checks, Money Orders or Cashier's Checks possessing an American Bank Association (ABA) routing number
Credit and debit cards. (NOTE: Processing fees will apply.)
>>Pay Property Taxes
Your taxes may be paid on the internet unless they are flagged "Tax Sale". Please contact our office for Tax Sale information. Have your district, parcel, and receipt number available when paying online. District, parcel, and receipt number are printed on your tax statement.
Property taxes payable in September 2017 and March 2018 are based on the January 1, 2016 assessment, which is called the 2016 tax year. This assessment covers July 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016 taxes, which are payable September 2017 and January 1, 2017 through June 30, 2017 taxes, which are payable in March 2018.
Note: You can now access the Assessor Property Information on each parcel from Step 3 of the property tax application.
Click here to find your assessed value.
>>Pay Your Vehicle tags
You are only eligible to renew online when you have received a renewal notice through the US Postal Service that contains a PIN number. If you have lost your PIN number, you may contact us with your plate number and we will look up your PIN number.
A Bill of Sale, the vehicle title, and a title application are needed for title transfers.
Bill of Sale
Application for Title
2017 Tax Sale Information
Tama County's annual Tax Sale will be held on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. in the Board of Supervisor’s Room. Participants must pre-register by noon on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. The 2017 delinquent tax sale list will be published in The Tama News Herald on June 9, 2017. Contact the Tama County Treasurer's Office at 641-484-3141 or by email at email@example.com if you have any questions.
Notice to Tax Sale Purchaser I.R.S. W9