About Us

About the Oregon Department ​of Revenue

Exterior of the Salem Revenue building and street sign 

We a​dminister Oregon tax laws and collect taxes for nearly 40 programs including:

Personal income tax, business tax, property tax, timber, cigarette and other tobacco products, Other Agency Accounts, and deferral programs.​

Read more about us in our annual performance measures.​​

​Mission We make revenue systems work to fund the public services that preserve and enhance the quality of life for all citizens.
​Vision We are a model of revenue administration through the strength of our people, technology, innovation, service, and collaboration.
  • Highly ethical conduct.
  • Service and operational excellence.
  • Fiscal responsibility.
  • Quality in relationships.
  • Accountability.
  • Continuous improvement.
​Strategic priorities
  • Optimize collections efforts.
  • Enhance taxpayer assistance.
  • Cultivate operational excellence.​

Learn more about the agency's strategic framework.