Experience The Convenience Pay Online!

Our office is open to the public. Driver's License closes from 11:30-12:30 for lunch and promptly at 4:00. (No one will be issued after 4:00) We encourage vehicle renewals and property tax to continue to be paid online, mail, or drop box available outside on the southside of the building. Thank you for your understanding. Anyone entering the building is required to wear a mask.


>>Pay Property Taxes

Payable in September 2020 and March 2021 based on January 2019 assessment.  This assessment covers the July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020 tax year.  Pay your current or delinquent taxes (excluding tax sale redemption) on line @ by e-check, Discover, Visa or Mastercard.  The current tax information is on line and available for you to access.  We can now accept credit and debit card payments along with cash or check when paying in the office.  Remember that our Tax Sale will be held the third Monday of June and any unpaid taxes will be published and sold at the sale.

Guaranteed funds (cash, cashier's check or money order) are required for Tax Sale Redemption.

>>Pay Your Vehicle tags

Half year license and apportioned vehicles are not eligible for online renewal at this time.  


Title transfer requirements:  Title, Bill of Sale is required, Title Application (available under Motor Vehicle Forms signed by all parties to be on the title) and a valid IA Driver's License or IA Identification Card.

You can renew your drivers license here in the office, 30 days before or 60 days after your birthday. At the present time we give car drives Tuesday AM by appointment only

Our location does not do CDL or motorcycle drives.



Office Hours
  • Property Tax: 8:00 - 4:00 / Monday - Friday
  • Driver License: 8:00 - 4:00 / Monday - Friday/ Closed 11:30-12:30 for Lunch
  • Driver License Written Testing: 8:00-11:00  12:30 - 3:30 / Monday - Friday 
  • Car drives Tuesday AM by appointment only
  • Auto Department: 8:00 - 4:00 / Monday - Friday /Title work until 3:45
  • Closed for the following holidays: Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving November 25th & 26th, Christmas December 24th & 27th and New Year's Day.
Contact Information
  • Phone: 712-527-4419
  • Motor Vehicle: 712-527-1508
  • Driver License: 712-527-5314
  • Fax: 712-527-1584
  • Email:
  • County Website:
  • Office Staff:  Jill Ford, Treasurer ** Melinda Lucy, Tax Deputy  ** Diann Bingham, Auto Deputy **Melissa Loghry Auto Clerk** Michelle Howell Auto Clerk, **Shelly Martin, Driver's License Clerk, and ** Jeff Miller Car Drives.
Our Location

Mills County Treasurers Office:

Mills County Courthouse, 418 Sharp St., Glenwood, IA 51534

Public entrance allowed only on the North side where an elevator is available.

An ATM is available on the main floor of the courthouse.



Jill Ford
15,109 - 51st

Welcome to the Mills County Treasurer’s home page.  Using this site will give you 24 hour a day, 7 day a week access to our office information.

Visit our office in person and you can pay property taxes, get your vehicle titled and/or registered, get your drivers licenses or permits and receive a handicap placard.

Please tour our web site and take advantage of all of the improvements.  We will continue trying to improve so we can better serve you.

Please visit us again and contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

Jill Ford
Mills County Treasurer