Peggy Schluttenhofer
Treasurer

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!

 

 

2017 Tax Sale Information - The 2017 Wright County Tax Sale will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, June 19, 2017.  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:
2017 Notice to Tax Sale Purchasers

2017 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 pschlutt@co.wright.ia.us 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:

Monday, January 2nd, 2017 New Year’s Holiday
Monday, February, 20th, 2017 Presidents' Day
Monday, May 29th, 2017 Memorial Day
Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 Fourth of July
Monday, September 4th, 2017 Labor Day
Friday, November 10th, 2017 Veterans' Day
Thursday, November  23rd, 2017 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 24th, 2017 Day After Thanksgiving
Monday, December 25th, 2017 Christmas Day
Monday, January 1st, 2018 New Year's Day

Contact Information:

  • Property Tax..............(515) 532-2691
  • Motor Vehicle............(515) 532-2691
  • Driver’s License..........(515) 532-2691 -For assistance determining the documents you will need to bring with you, please click here.
  • Fax.............................(515) 532-6062
  • Email..........................pschlutt@co.wright.ia.us
  • County Website...........www.wrightcounty.org
  • Office Staff
    • Tax Deputy.........................Angie Petersen apetersen@co.wright.ia.us
    • Motor Vehicle Deputy..........Barb Lester blester@co.wright.ia.us
    • Driver's License Supervisor...Heather Christensen hchristensen@co.wright.ia.us
    • Clerk..................................Michele Lund mlund@co.wright.ia.us
    • Clerk..................................Kathy Lehman klehman@co.wright.ia.us

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)