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Office of Management & Finance

Revenue Bureau

Revenue is being re-organized under the Bureau of Revenue and Financial Services.

Phone: 503-823-5157

Arts Tax: 503-865-4278

111 SW Columbia St, Suite 600, Portland, OR 97201

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Permits & Enforcement

Providing oversight and promoting public safety for taxis, shuttles, livery, limousines, tour vehicles, towing, special events, Pay & Park and non-pay private parking lots, secondhand shops, poker clubspermitted games & payday lenders. Collecting current and delinquent revenues owed to the City to support regulatory efforts of other City Bureaus.


Towing & Private Property Impounds

Promoting public safety by ensuring municipal & private property contract towers provide professional services

Social Game Permits

Regulates the operators of social games (i.e., poker games), restricting location, age, dollar amount of play, etc., to protect the public peace, safety and moral

Amusement Devices, Games & Machines

Games that require the payment of money in order to play must have a permit (e.g., pool tables, foosball, coin operated darts, claw or grabber games, etc.)

Payday Lenders Program

Regulating payday lenders in Portland, Gresham, and Oregon City