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Commissioner Steve Novick

Official Website for Commissioner Steve Novick

Phone: 503-823-4682

fax: 503-823-4019

1221 SW 4th Ave. Suite 210, Portland, OR 97204

How the average property tax dollar is spent

It's that time again! Multnomah County is accepting 2012-2013 property tax statements beginning in October. Thorough information on how to submit your property tax statement may be found at or by calling 503-988-3326. Here's a snap shot of how those property taxes are spent:


Did you know that...

Oregon law requires Multnomah County to collect property taxes and distribute them to among 69 different taxing districts? These districts provide a number of services, including funding for education, public safety, and libraries. How much you pay depends on the number of voter-approved measures in the area where your property is located.