Assessor

*** The Assessor's Office is CLOSED to public entry. ***
We are currently serving the public during our regular business hours via telephone, email, standard mail, and fax.

Attention: Property Tax Assistance for Qualified Applicants

In an effort to comply with precautions regarding the Covid-19 Virus, Kootenai County residents eligible for property tax assistance through Idaho’s Circuit Breaker, Property Tax Reduction and VA programs are asked to MAIL IN, FAX or EMAIL their information. The application deadline has been extended by order of the Governor to June 15. Documents must be received prior to 5:00 pm, June 15, 2020.
Any qualified applicant who fails to submit an application before the deadline must wait until January 2021 to apply.

Please read program details here.

Services

Kootenai County has over 96,000 assessable parcels/accounts with a net taxable value of $19.4 billion. We have the second highest net taxable value of the counties in Idaho. The County operates under the guidance of the Idaho State Tax Commission. For information about the Commission, visit their website. Click here for a thorough explanation of Understanding Idaho Property Tax (PDF).  

We provide these services in the most efficient, cost effective manner possible, through adapting new technologies and through encouraging and promoting the members of the Assessor's staff to be the best possible employees that they can be, thereby achieving the greatest level of productivity.

Mission

The mission of the Assessor's Office is to provide professional, courteous service to the public with regard to the equitable valuation of all properties in Kootenai County, tracking and mapping their ownership and providing a vehicle licensing and titling service for the citizens of our County, both in the Coeur d'Alene office and Post Falls satellite office.

eNotices Online (PDF)

ENotice Save Time

We have implemented QLESS to help reduce wait times inQ Less website Opens in new window the DMV. Download our new Qless app to schedule your appointment. It's quick & easy, and we now work around your schedule. Monday through Friday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. 

Get in the Que!

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Click here to download the mobile app.