Treasurer-Tax Collector
The Treasurer-Tax Collector’s Department operates three divisions - Treasury, Property Tax, and Central Collections. While the activities of each division are unique, the primary purpose of the department as a whole is to collect revenue owed to the County, cities, special districts, school districts, and the court system. The department is committed to providing excellent customer service and assuring effective utilization of the public’s tax dollars through a program of performance measurement and management.
Property Tax Payment Options

Pay by credit card or e-check using our online system or by calling 1-866-542-4089.

Convenience Fee - The company we use to process electronic payments will add the following convenience fee to your total bill: Credit Cards/Debit Cards - 2.5% of the bill, E-Check - $3.00 flat fee per check .

If you have questions about the assessed value of your property, please contact the Butte County Assessor's Office at or call 530-538-7721.

By Mail

Payments by mail must be postmarked on or before the due date listed on the payment stub. Please make checks payable to Peggy Moak or Butte County Tax Collector. Write your assessment number on your check and include your tax bill payment stub, if available.

In Person

The Treasurer-Tax Collector's office is located on the bottom floor of the Butte County Administration building in Oroville. The Property Tax Division accepts cash, checks, and money orders at the front counter and provides a public computer terminal for online payments. During December and April, check and money order payments may be placed in a secured drop box located directly in front of the Treasurer-Tax Collector's office.

Address & Office Hours

Butte County Treasurer-Tax Collector
25 County Center Drive, Suite 125
Oroville, CA 95965

Open Monday through Friday
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

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Treasurer-Tax Collector

Property Tax Division

Central Collections Division

Treasury Division

 Locations & Hours

25 County Center Drive
Suite 125

Oroville, CA 95965

Map of County Complex

Office Hours
Monday  - Friday
9:00am to 5:00pm

Excludes Holidays

 News & Announcements

If you haven't paid your 2014-15  secured property taxes yet, be sure to do so by 5:00 p.m. on June 30, 2015. On July 1, unpaid property taxes will convert to a "defaulted" status and begin to accrue interest at a rate of 1.5 percent per month. More about payment options.

Claims for excess proceeds from the June 2014 property tax auction are currently being accepted. Read more.