Keep Up to Date With New Recording Requirements
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