Property Tax

Local bu​dgets

​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. ​

Training videos

Training handouts

Other resou​rces

Basic local budget la​w 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. to 3:30 p.m. Refreshments are on your own.​​

Download the above training materials for the local budget law classes. Please make sure to sign up for the local budget announcement mail list for any changes or cancellation announcements for our training sessions due to inclement weather.

January 28, 2020Lincoln City
Oregon Coast Community College
Community Room 108, North County Center
3788 SE High School Drive
Lincoln City OR 97394
February 4, 2020Albany
Linn County Expo Center
Rooms 2 and 3
3700 Knox Butte Road E
Albany OR 97322
February 5, 2020Hillsboro
Sheriff's Office Headquarters and Jail (near the MAX station at Hatfield Government Center)
Training Rooms A and B on 2nd floor
215 SW Adams Ave
Hillsboro OR 97123
February 13, 2020Eugene
Lane Community College
Building 19 - Room 226
4000 E 30th Ave
Eugene OR 97405
February 19, 2020Klamath Falls
Klamath Falls Community College
Classroom 6108, Building 6
7390 S 6th St
Klamath Falls OR 97306
February 20, 2020Coos Bay
Southwestern Oregon Community College
Lakeview Room (LVE and LVF)
1988 Newmark Ave
Coos Bay OR 97420
February 25, 2020Oregon City
Clackamas Community College
Oregon City Campus - Gregory Forum B&C
19600 Molalla Ave
Oregon City OR 97405
March 4, 2020La Grande
La Grande Fire Department
Training Room
1806 Cove Ave
La Grande OR 97850
March 5, 2020Redmond
New City Hall
Civic Room 207 and 208
411 SW 9th
Redmond OR 97756

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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