Kris Rowley

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

Driver's License - 712-336-6277

Staff Directory



Pay Tax and Tags

Press Release Treasurer Office Updates

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 July 28, 2020, for the March 2020 payment.


Pay Online Not In Line

2020 Tax Sale for June 15, 2020, was suspended by the Iowa Governor’s proclamation due to Covid-19.


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.