Duties and Responsibilities

  • Issues vehicle titles, registrations and collects all other vehicle fees
  • Collects use tax on title transactions for the Department of Revenue and Finance.
  • Collects property taxes, including drainage, mobile homes and city specials.
  • Administers the Iowa Property Tax Credit Program and distributes all state credits to taxing bodies.
  • Prepares and conducts the annual tax sale for the collection of delinquent taxes.
  • Financial Administrator for banking, cash management and investments.
  • Makes semi-annual reports to Board of Supervisors.
  • Distributes all tax collections to schools, cities and all other taxing agencies and other government agencies.
  • Issues drivers license, ID’s, duplicate license, handicap devices, administers written and drive tests.
  • Collects and receipts all other county office fees.


Pay property taxes and vehicle registrations online: Iowa Treasurer's Home Page
      Jake Hanson

      822 Central Ave
      Northwood, IA 50459
      Phone:   (641)324-2942
      Fax:   (641)324-1404
      email: Worth County Treasurer

      Deputy Treasurer:
      Amy Jorgensen

      Deputy - Driver's License: 
      Kimberly Anderson  

      Deputy - Motor Vehicle:
      Stephanie Hengesteg

      Office Hours:  
      Mon-Fri 8 AM - 4 PM  
      Second Saturday of the month 8 AM - 11 AM

      Driver's License Station:             
      Mon-Fri 8 AM - 3:30 PM   

      Worth County Courthouse
      1000 Central Ave
      Northwood IA 50459
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