200 NE 2nd St, Ste. 100 
Prineville, OR 97754

Office Hours
8:00am-5:00pm MF

Phone - (541) 447-6554

Finance & Tax Fax - (541) 416-2140
Treasurer Fax - (541) 447-3069
Toll Free 24/7 - 1-866-587-3594
(credit card payments only)

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Crook County Treasurer, Tax and Finance

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Overview of Operations:

The Treasurer/Tax Collector's Office mails to property owners’ tax statements and collects the property taxes for Crook County. Jeff Caldwell is the Chief Financial Officer and Tax Collector. Debbie Palmer is the Treasurer.

The Treasurer's Office collects the revenue from the departments within the county.  The Treasurer distributes the property taxes to all the taxing districts upon which the taxes are levied.  The Treasurer's Office also invests the county funds and oversees the banking needs for the county.  The Office develops the budget for the county and working with the departments on budget issues that come up throughout the year.

The Crook County Finance Department supports 24 county departments.  This includes such functions as paying the county's bills, working with vendors to maintain vendor files and accurate payment history, process and manages payroll for approximately 200 employees, along with employee benefit orientation, maintain computer personnel records, maintain payroll payable accounts and payments, manages the county's state and federal payroll tax payments, which includes quarterly reporting, workers' compensation reporting and PERS reporting.  The Finance Department provides monthly revenue/expenditure reports, quarterly payroll reports and other financial reporting as requested.  Furthermore, this department is responsible for working with the county's independent auditor, assists in coordinating the county's annual audit and preparation of financial documents related to the audit.

Pay Your Taxes Online

You can use a credit/debit card or e-check through our secure third party vendor, Point & Pay.  There is a $2.50 fee for e-check, or a 2.5% fee for credit/debit card payments.  There is a minimum fee of $2.00 per transaction.  To pay by phone using a credit/debit card, please call 866-587-3594.  The same fees apply when paying by phone.

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