Property Tax & Real Estate Services
The County Auditor receives property values from the County and City Assessor’s, applies State rollbacks, applies local taxing entity rates, then transmits levied property taxes to the County Treasurer for collection.
For the top owners of taxable real estate by School District or City in Linn County, email the Auditor’s Office.
County Tax Levy Rates
Local Government Budgets and Reports
The Iowa Department of Management maintains local government budgets online.
City Budgets and Reports
School District Budget Reports
Township Budgets and Reports
Townships officers (appointed or elected) submit their budget to the Auditor for certification.
Other Entities Budgets
If you have specific questions about an entity budget, contact the entity directly or email the Auditor’s Office.
Tax Increment Financing (TIF)
Local entities utilizing TIF are required to file an annual report by December 1st with the State. View tax increment financing annual reports.
If you have specific questions about an entity TIF, contact the entity directly or email the Auditor’s Office.
The County Auditor is also responsible for maintaining real estate records by tracking all ownership transfers that effect taxation, including but not limited to deeds, contracts, and right-of-way easements.