Michelle Yuska

Tama County Treasurer

since 01/01/2011

Welcome to the Tama County
Treasurers' home page.
We are here to assist you.
Our ultimate goal is customer satisfaction.


Our office is located in the Tama County Administration Building, directly north of
the Courthouse.

Tama County Treasurer
104 W State St
PO Box 336
Toledo, IA 52342
(641) 484-3141
Fax: (641) 484-6248
Email: myuska@tamacounty.org


Visit us on facebook!

Visit the Tama County website!




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

Call 641-484-3141 ext 1 for assistance.

COVID-19 Notice: Social distancing and facemasks are required in the building.

Please continue to utilize the payment drop box, mail, or online payments for vehicle registration renewals and property tax payments.

DRIVER LICENSE: By appointment only for all issuances and vehicle driving exams. Computer testing does not require an appointment.

MOTOR VEHICLE: Registration renewals should continue by mail, online, or using the drop box next to the front entrance. Title transactions may be processed in the office.

PROPERTY TAX: Payments should continue by mail, online or using the drop box next to the front entrance.

We appreciate your patience and understanding.

Property taxes and vehicle renewals may be paid:

1) Online at www.iowatreasurers.org

2) Mail to Tama Co Treasurer, PO Box 336, Toledo, IA 52342

3) Payment drop box located to left of the front door of the County Admin Building located at 104 W State St, Toledo


Driver's License:
You may apply for a 6-month extension if your license is expired or about to expire.

You might be eligible to renew your driver's license online at


Did you know? You may renew your Driver's License up to 60 days after your birthday.
(If you are driving out of state, not all states will honor the 60 day grace period after your license expires.) 

(adds a gold star to your license or identification card)

Real ID is a federal act that established minimum standards for state issued driver’s license and identification cards. It focuses on anti-terrorism, fraud protection, and security by requiring states to meet the standards. 

Beginning October 1, 2021 when you enter a federal building or fly commercially you’ll need a state issued REAL ID license/identification card or another acceptable identity document. Otherwise, you’ll be subject to additional screening and potential delay.

Click on this link for more information on the REAL ID ACT, including documents required to obtain a REAL ID. https://iowadot.gov/mvd/realid/real-id-home

Payment Options 

On-line Payment Services: Discover, Mastercard, Visa and e-Check are accepted for Internet Transactions.
     Note: Processing fees will apply.

A payment drop box is located in front of our building for after hours convenience.

Payment types accepted in the office: Cash (U.S. Currency Only), checks, money orders or cashier's checks that possess an American Bank Association (ABA) routing number, Discover, MasterCard, Visa and debit cards. Note: Processing fees will apply to credit and debit cards. A $ 20.00 returned check fee will be assessed on returned payments. 

Property Taxes:

Your taxes may be paid on the internet unless they are flagged "Tax Sale". Contact our office for Tax Sale information.

Property taxes payable in September 2020 and March 2021 are based on the January 1, 2019 assessment, which is called the 2019 tax year. This assessment covers July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020 taxes.

Note: You may now access the Assessor Property Information on each parcel from step 3 of the property tax application. Click here to find your assessed value.

Scheduled and recurring tax payments: You may schedule a one-time or recurring monthly payment through this website. Payments can be scheduled using either an e-check or a credit card. Click here for additional information.

The Tama County tax sale is Monday, June 21 at 8:30 a.m. in the Board of Supervisors room, located in the Tama County Administration building at 104 W State St, Toledo. Click this link for bidder information. 2019 Tax Sale Bidder Information

Motor Vehicle:

You are eligible to renew your tags online when you have received a renewal notice through the US Postal Service. The notice contains a PIN number for your use. Contact our office if you cannot locate your PIN.

A Bill of Sale, the vehicle title, and a title application are needed for title transfers.

Office Hours:

  • Driver’s License.........Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (appointment required for issuance)
    • Written Tests....Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
    • Drive Tests:      Tuesday-Thursday, 10:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. (appointment required)
  • Motor Vehicle ...........Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Property Taxes...........Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Holiday Closings:

Monday, February 15 Presidents Day
Friday, April 2 Good Friday
Monday, May 31 Memorial Day
Monday, July 5 Independence Day
Monday, September 6 Labor Day
Thursday, November 11 Veterans Day
Thursday & Friday, November 25 & 26 Thanksgiving
Friday, December 24 Christmas Eve
Monday, December 27 Christmas Day
Friday, December 31 New Year's Day