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 the collection and cash management of 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.
Troy Kidd, Butte County Treasurer-Tax Collector

Troy Kidd


"I am honored to be entrusted with the duties of Treasurer-Tax Collector, and committed to preserving the tradition of fiscal conservatism and prudent management of public funds for the benefit of the citizens of Butte County, county departments, schools and special districts. I am personally dedicated to excellence in the performance of all duties and am proud to say that the Treasurer-Tax Collector’s Office is well known for its culture of professionalism, teamwork and superior customer service."  

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 News & Announcements

Camp Fire Property Tax Reassessments - The Treasurer-Tax Collector's Department has been mailing revised tax bills to property owners affected by the Camp Fire and expects to send the final batch by the end of May. If your property was destroyed or damaged in the fire and you have not received a revised bill, the Assessor's Office may need to update your mailing address.                

To verify or update your address:
Contact the Assessor's Office at 530-552-3805 (automated address change line)

More information about Camp Fire reassessments

Secured Property Taxes - April 10th was the last day to pay the second installment of the 2018-19 secured property tax bills and late fees have been added to outstanding accounts. Property owners have until June 28, 2019 to pay the current year taxes before they transfer to a "defaulted" tax status. Payments must be received by the Tax Collector's Office by June 28th (not postmarked) so please plan accordingly.

There are several payment options available:

  • Pay online by e-check - it's a free service!
  • Pay online by credit card for a convenience fee of 2.34% Read more.
  • Pay online by debit card for a convenience fee of $4.95 Read more.
    Please note: By paying electronically, you are agreeing to pay any penalties and fees that have been added to the tax bill. If you have questions about penalties and fees, please contact our office at 530-552-3720 or at before making a payment. Installment Plan payments for defaulted taxes cannot be made by credit card, debit card or e-check.
  • Pay by cash or check in our Oroville office
  • Mail your payment, postmarked on or before the due date. More about postmarks if you mail your payment. 

More about property tax billing and due dates.

PACE Program The Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program provides property owners an option for financing clean energy improvements but there are risks. Read more.                 



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Treasurer-Tax Collector

Property Tax Division

Central Collections Division

Treasury Division

 Location & 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

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