Property Tax

Due to the weather, the local budget law class in Newport on February 22, 2018 will be starting at 10:30 a.m.

Most local governments in Oregon must prepare and adopt an annual or biennial budget. Schools, counties, cities, rural fire protections districts, and special districts are subject to budget law. Read our "Citizen overview of local budget law" for more information.

Download forms, publications, and budget detail sheets by searching "local budget" in our forms center. Budgets must be prepared in a format prescribed by statute. 

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Basic local budget law training

These free training sessions are for governing body members, budget committee members, finance directors, administrators, and budget officers who participate in the budget process. The course covers local budget law basics, and state property tax laws related to preparing local government budgets. Registration is not required. Training hours are 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Refreshments are on your own.

​Jan. 30, 2018 ​Klamath Falls Community College
Building 6: Activity Center—H138
7390 6th St
Klamath Falls OR 97603
Jan. 31, 2018 ​Jackson County Courthouse
Jackson Room
10 S Oakdale Ave
Medford OR 97501​
Feb. 1, 2018 ​​Southwestern Oregon Community College
Empire Hall, Rooms LVF and G
1988 Newmark Ave
Coos Bay OR 97420
Feb. 8, 2018 ​Lane Community College
Bldg 19, Room 226
4000 E 30th Ave
Eugene OR 97405
Feb. 13, 2018 La Grande Assessor, Clerk, and Planning Office
1001 4th St
La Grande OR 97850
Feb. 14, 2018 ​​Malheur National Forest Building
Juniper Hall
431 Patterson Bridge Rd
John Day OR 97845
Feb. 15, 2018 ​Redmond City Hall
Civic Room
411 SW 9th
Redmond OR 97756
Feb. 22, 2018 Oregon Coast Community College
Community Room 140
400 SE College Way
Newport OR 97420
​Feb. 27, 2018 ​Chemeketa Community College
Building 6, Auditorium
4000 Lancaster Dr NE
Salem OR 97305
March 1, 2018
Clackamas Community College
Gregory Forum B and C
19600 S. Molalla Ave
Oregon City OR 97045


Contact us

Phone: (503) 945-8293

Oregon Department of Revenue
Property Tax Division
Finance and Taxation
PO Box 14380
Salem OR 97309-5075

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