Kris Rowley

1802 Hill Ave Ste. 1101
Spirit Lake, IA 51360
Fax - 712-336-6275

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Treasurer - Real Estate

Pay online!  An eCheck is cheaper than a postage stamp – a 30 cents service charge vs 55 cents postage!

The new taxes payable September 2019/March 2020 were certified to the county treasurer on July 18, 2019 and the tax statements were mailed out on August 2, 2019.

Property Tax Due Dates: 

Payments can be made online, by mail or in the office.

The first half of property taxes is due September 1, 2019, and becomes delinquent on October 1, 2019.  The second half of property taxes are due March 1, 2020.  Delinquent interest will be added on April 1, 2020.


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2019 Tax Sale - June 17, 2019

The Dickinson County Tax Sale will be held on Monday, June 17, 2019 at 9:00 AM in the Community Room of the Dickinson County Courthouse.

Dickinson County is no longer accepting registration packets for the June 17, 2019 tax sale. The maximum amount of registrations for the tax sale has been met.

Adjourned tax sales are held monthly.  Contact the Dickinson County Treasurer's Office for more information.

2019 Tax Sale Delinquent Tax Publication List will be available early June here on the Dickinson County website as well as on the Iowa Tax and Tags website at It will be published in the Dickinson County News on Wednesday, June 5, 2019. A more detailed list can be purchased through the county treasurer’s office for $100.00 and emailed to purchaser.

2019 Dickinson County Tax Sale Registration

2019 W-9 Form

2019 Certificate of Existence

2019 Delinquent Tax List

Discover, Visa, American Express and MasterCard are accepted at the Treasurer's Office for making payments for property taxes, motor vehicle tag renewals, passport photos, trails donations, and tax sale redemptions.  A service delivery charge will be applied to the transaction.