The tax department is responsible for collecting all property taxes, mobile home tax, special assessments, and drainage tax; investing all county funds; apportioning all tax dollars and sending to appropriate school, city, or other taxing body; maintaining all bookkeeping functions and holding annual tax sale.
Taxes are due September and March and become delinquent October 1st and April 1st. Your receipts are mailed once a year in August. The tax year begins on July 1st and ends June 30th. Penalty is 1½ % per month rounded to the nearest dollar per tax receipt. A $4.00 costs per parcel will also be added May 1st to delinquent taxes. Tax sale is the third Monday in June.