Keep Up to Date With New Recording Requirements

NOTICE

 

HOUSE BILL 2127

Amending ORS 311.370 – Requiring Assessor’s Certificate
 
With the passage of House Bill 2127, please take notice that a county clerk is prohibited from recording an instrument that conveys fee title of real property to a tax-exempt government transferee that is not accompanied by a certificate issued by the county assessor attesting that all charges against real property as of the date of recording have been paid.
 

The effective date is October 5, 2015.

  • To check on whether taxes are paid prior to obtaining the required Assessor’s Certificate, please call the Polk County Tax Office at 503-623-9264

  • Questions about the Assessor’s Certificate, please call the Polk County Assessor’s Office at 503-623-8391