COVID-19 Message:

2020 property tax statements were mailed April 1st.   The due date is May 11; however, there are no late penalties if payment is made within 60 days (per the Governor's E.O. #20-005).  The deadline to distribute tax collections to the other entities - cities, towns, schools, townships, etc. - has not been postponed, therefore we ask if you are able to pay by May 11, please do. 

The Treasurer's office, along with various other County offices, is currently closed to the public.  Please mail payments or pay online.  Also, there is a drop box located at 20 N 3rd St, Lafayette.   Staley Credit Union, 1632 Union St, is accepting payment in the drive-thru.

Click the Beacon image below to view property tax information and/or pay online.  

Beacon: Click Here to Pay Property Taxes, Access Property Info

Office of County Treasurer

The Office of Treasurer is a constitutional office. The Treasurer serves a 4-year term with a 2-term limit during any 12 year period. The County Treasurer is the custodian of all monies belonging to the county. Disbursements of monies with the proper orders issued and attested by the County Auditor.

Responsibilities include:
  • Bills and collects property taxes (real estate-personal-mobile home)
  • Collects delinquent property taxes and taxes in judgment
  • Collects innkeepers tax
  • Collects taxes involved in bankruptcy
  • Conducts annual real estate tax sale
  • Handles investment of funds
  • Issues tax clearances for mobile home moving permits and alcohol beverage permits
  • Searches for and collects delinquent taxes of public employees

Change the Address Your Tax Bills are Mailed to

Download a Change of Address Form (PDF) or contact the Auditor's Office at 765-423-9207 for address changes.