Tax Office

Functions of Treasurer/Tax Collector

Functions of the Treasurer/Tax Office

Collection and disbursement of property taxes (current & delinquent).
Send tax statements to both taxpayers and mortgage/taxing services.
Issue Tax Refunds.
Deposit money received from other county departments and invest the funds not needed for immediate disbursement.
Provide tax information to the public.
Manage foreclosure proceedings on real property.
Issuing warrants on delinquent manufactured home accounts.

The Treasurer/Tax Office Does Not Handle the Following

Setting property tax rates.
Assessing the value of property - See Assessors Page
Making address or name correction - See Assessors Page
Povide information on property tax exemptions - Assessors Page
Resolve disputes over property appraisals or assessments - Property Tax Appeals
Issuing 113 forms - See Assessors Page
Land Sales - County Commission

Baker County Treasurer/Tax Collector
1995 Third Street, #140
Baker City, OR 97814
Phone: (541) 523-8221
Fax: (541) 523-8240