Assessment & Taxation


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Lane County Assessor

Mike Cowles Assessor

Michael C Cowles

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Our public information and payment counter hours are Monday - Thursday from 10am to 3pm.   You can also reach us by phone at 541-682-4321 during those same days/hours. 

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AT Drop Box  

A&T now has a 24-hour drop box located on Pearl St. between 7th and 8th, across from the Public Service Building.

The purpose of Assessment and Taxation is to appraise property, to calculate, collect and distribute taxes, and to provide related information to the public in a manner that merits the highest degree of confidence in our integrity, efficiency, and fairness. We are a broad service organization mandated by the Oregon Constitution and Oregon law and collect revenue for 85 taxing jurisdictions, including local governments, schools, and special districts that provide essential public services for the citizens of Lane County.

Property Tax Information Videos:
Property Taxes - What's In It For Me?
Why Property Values Fluctuate
Business Personal Property
Property Tax Appeals
History of Property Taxes in Oregon

Deferrals & Exemptions

Personal Property

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Evacuation and Safety Information