Tax Office

Tax Information

Didn't Receive A Statement? Don't Forget to Change Your Address

If you haven't received a tax statement by the first week of November, it is your responsibility to contact our office. The most common reason for not receiving one is having an incorrect address. Although we try every means possible to locate you, it is the taxpayer's responsibility to keep our office informed of any address changes. (ORS 311.555).

Blue Mountain Translator District

The Blue Mountain Translator district is a public corporation extablished by the Baker County Court as provided for by ORS 354.605-354.715.
The tax office is only responsible for the collection of these fees. If you need any further information regarding the billing please contact the Blue Mountain Translator District at 541-963-0196 or P.O. Box 901, La Grande, OR 97850.

Interested in Unclaimed Property?

Contact the Division of State Lands.

Senior Citizen Deferral

Applications and information are availbale at the Baker County Assessor's office.

Tax Warrants

Taxes on personal property shall become delinquent whenever any third thereof, or other specified installment, is not paid on or before its due date. (ORS 311.505) Warrants will be issued to enforce payment of these delinquent personal property accounts. (ORS 311.610). These are not warrants for your arrest! A $92.00 warrant fee will be added to the amount due and will not be released until the taxes and any fees are paid in full.


Baker County Treasurer/Tax Collector
1995 Third Street, #140
Baker City, OR 97814
Phone: (541) 523-8221
Fax: (541) 523-8240