Treasurer's Press Release on Governor's Proclamation 07-27-2020
July 27, 2020
Press Release Treasurer Office Updates
From: Webster County Treasurer Brenda Angstrom
RE: Governor’s Proclamation
Webster County Treasurer Brenda Angstrom says. “Governor Reynolds’ Proclamation of Disaster Emergency signed on July 24th impacts many of the services provided at the County Treasurer’s Office.
The proclamation sections related to property taxes were extended through Friday, July 31, 2020.
The sections related to driving with expired licenses were extended through August 23, 2020.
The sections related to motor vehicle renewals and title transfers and temporary plates were not extended and expired on July 25, 2020 at midnight.
Pay property taxes that were due in March by July 31, 2020 to avoid penalties. Send checks to Webster County Treasurer; 701 Central Ave, Fort Dodge, IA 50501; pay online www.iowatreasurers.org, or drop in the drop box located in the alley between the Courthouse and the Messenger.
Pay Motor Vehicle renewals by August 31, 2020, if your registration expired in the months of January 2020 through July 31, 2020. . Send checks to Webster County Treasurer; 701 Central Ave, Fort Dodge, IA 50501; pay online www.iowatreasurers.org, or drop in the drop box located in the alley between the Courthouse and the Messenger.
If you purchased a vehicle between February 13th-March 15th, you vehicle must be transferred as soon as possible to avoid penalties, Call 515-576-4611to get additional information or drop by the office between the hours of 8:00-4:00 a.m.
If you purchased a vehicle between March 16th – July 25th, you must apply for title and registration by August 24th to avoid penalties.
Angstrom says. “We are open to the public, but because of social distancing health needs we are limited to four people in the office at one time. We are asking people to pay taxes and motor vehicle renewals through our online website, mail, and drop box or by phone, so we can save the in-office visits for our transactions that require face-to-face visits."
The website for Webster County is https://webstercountyiowa.org. There are links to the Iowa Tax and Tags website, www.IowaTaxAndTags.org, for making property tax and motor vehicle renewals payments. There are also links on the county website in the treasurer tab for motor vehicle forms.
If you have questions, call the treasurer’s office 515-573-2731 or email the treasurer at [email protected] or [email protected]