Madison County, Iowa Treasurer's duties include working with County Financial Management, Real Estate, Motor Vehicles, Drivers Licensing, Collection of Property Taxes, and Annual Tax Sale.


  Madison County, Iowa - Treasurer

Madison County taxpayers can now make tax payments over the internet! Secure Transactions - Discover, MasterCard, Visa, and eCheck accepted!

NOTICE: Credit and Debit cards are NOW accepted in the office for taxes, motor vehicle, and drivers license processing; appropriate card convenience fees are charged. (DL stations have some restrictions on which cards are accepted).


The Treasurer's Office is located on the south side of the main floor of the Madison County Courthouse. General office hours are:

Tax and auto departments - 8:00am to 4:30pm

Driver's license department - 8:15am to 3:45pm.


The County Treasurer is custodian of all county funds.

Files a semi-annual settlement with Board of Supervisors and reports all fees collected.

Receipts are given of all monies collected and deposited, and records are kept of all the funds.

Annually, on the third Monday of June the County Treasurer shall offer at public sale all parcels on which taxes are delinquent.

Collects all taxes certified by the County Auditor and collects 1.5 percent interest per month on all delinquent taxes. The first installment becomes delinquent October 1st, and second becomes delinquent on April 1st unless otherwise stated.

Pays all county warrants drawn by County Auditor.

Pays interest on drainage warrants not paid for lack of funds.

Apportions monthly all taxes collected to the various schools, townships, town corporations, state and county funds.

The County Treasurer, as agent for the state, collects use tax on motor vehicle transfers and also collects license fees on all motor vehicles and trailers.

Issues license plates on all motor vehicles and trailers.

Conducts written exams & driving tests; issues drivers licenses & non-driver IDs.

Responsible for depositing and investing the county’s money

Joann Collins

Address of
Treasurer's office:
Madison County Courthouse
112 N. John Wayne Drive
PO Box 152
Winterset, IA 50273

Hours Office is open:
Monday - Friday
8:00am to 4:30pm


Phone Number:
(515) 462-1542

FAX Number:
515-462-5039

Office holder name:
Term: Length - four years
Expires - 12/31/2014
Bond $100,000


G. JoAnn Collins


Employees in
Treasurer's Office:
Angie Poore
First Deputy / DL contact

Jana Corkrean
First Auto Deputy

Gloria Maffett
Second Deputy

Diane Sawyers
DL Examiner
Typically Mondays AM only and all day Thursday and Friday


Treasurer's Forms:
Downloadable forms
used in the Treasurer's office


Treasurer's Links:
Iowa State County Treasurers Association

Other Related Links:
Get Your Tags

Iowa Department of Revenue

Iowa Motor Vehicle Division

DOT Iowa Drivers Services

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