Access to the Motor Vehicle and Property Tax departments is limited to a maximum of 2 customers at a time.
Driver's License services are offered by appointment only.
Face masks are strongly encouraged.
Please call 319-653-7721 for help with alternative payment methods.
Pay Property Taxes Pay Motor Vehicle Registration Renewals
Discover, Mastercard, and Visa credit cards, as well as e-checks are accepted for internet payments. Please review the following important notes before beginning the payment process:
Property Tax - Current year taxes and delinquent taxes not covered by a tax sale certificate are available for payment through this site. Please contact our office directly for tax sale redemption amounts.
When entering parcel numbers, please enter only the numeric digits. For example, if your statement shows the parcel number WACWS 10-12-400-021,, enter only 1012400021. Do not enter any letters, dashes, or spaces.
To search for parcel numbers by name, enter the last name first followed by comma, a space, and then all or part of the first name. For example, to search for al parcels owned by John Smith, enter: Smith, John.
If paying by e-check, you will be asked to enter your six-digit Tax Receipt number. Your Tax Receipt number is located in the upper-right corner of each payment stub on your tax statement.
Motor Vehicle Registration Renewals - You are not eligible to renew online unless you received a renewal notice that contains a PIN number for online renewals.
A $30 service charge will be assessed on all e-checks returned due to insufficient funds.
Washington County Online Real Estate Information - Click here for Washington County real estate information.
Tax Sale Information
Pursuant to the governor's public health proclamation, the 2020 annual tax sale is suspended until such time as the county treasurer determines that it can be held. Subsequent legal counsel advises the county treasurer to re-evaluate circumstances on a monthly basis.
Washington County’s 2019 annual tax sale was held at 10:00 am on Monday, June 17, 2019, at the Washington County Courthouse. Adjourned sales are held on the third Monday of each month at 10:00 am in the Washington County Treasurer’s office. Please see the following links for information and forms needed to register as a bidder.
2019 Washington County Tax Sale Terms and Conditions
Online Tax Sale Registration
2019 Washington County Tax Sale List
2019 Washington County Annual Tax Sale Totals