Peggy Schluttenhofer

Took Office 01/01/2006

Welcome to the Wright County Treasurer’s Office.  Our mission is to provide efficient, courteous service to the citizens of Wright County.

Please take some time and look through our web site to see what we have to offer.

You can pay property tax and vehicle tags online.  Many of the forms you might need may be available here.

Please feel free to give us a call if you have any questions.

Peggy Schluttenhofer, Wright County Treasurer



Visit the Wright County website!


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



2018 Tax Sale Information - The 2018 Wright County Tax Sale will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, June 18, 2018.  The Sale will be conducted at the Wright County Courthouse and bidders will place their bids online.  Bidders need not be present at the courthouse.

Please click on the following link for additional Information:
2018 Notice to Tax Sale Purchasers

2018 Delinquent Tax Sale List

If you wish to attend the sale in person,  a computer will be available on a first come, first serve basis.  Wireless internet access will be available for bidders using their own laptop.  Please note, all bids must be placed online.  Live bids will not be accepted.  To obtain additional information, please email the Treasurer's Office at or call 515-532-2691.


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 $25.00 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 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m 
      You must arrive no later than 3:00 p.m. to ensure time to complete the test and be issued a credential.
    • Drive Tests..........................................Monday - Friday by appointment 

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:

Tuesday, January 1st, 2019 New Year’s Holiday
Monday, February, 18th, 2019 Presidents' Day
Monday, May 27th, 2019 Memorial Day
Thursday, July 4th, 2019 Fourth of July
Monday, September 2nd, 2019 Labor Day
Monday, November 11th, 2019 Veterans' Day
Thursday, November  28th, 2019 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 29th, 2019 Day After Thanksgiving
Tuesday, December 24th, 2019 (1/2 day) Christmas Eve Day
Wednesday, December 25th, 2019 Christmas Day
Wednesday, January 1st, 2020 New Year's Day

Contact Information:

Our Location:

Wright County Treasurer’s Office
115 N Main St
P.O. Box 226
Clarion, IA 50525

Public entrance is located on the West side of the Courthouse. (Main Street)