Columbia County Courthouse

230 Strand Street, St. Helens, OR 97051 • Phone: (503) 397-7210 • Toll Free: (888) 397-7210

Columbia County

Tax Collector

Columbia County Tax Department

230 Strand Street, St. Helens, OR  97051

Phone: 503-397-0060 (Due to call volume and short staffing, please leave a message for a return call)

Contact us by Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Office Hours: Monday thru Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Due to Budget cuts the Finance/Tax office is closed on Fridays until 6/30/2015


**If you are an active military member please contact our office to update our records.**

2013-14 Summary of Property Tax Collections

2013-14 Year End Turnover Distribution Report

2013-14 District Percentage Rates


Change of Address Form for Property Tax Accounts


View Property Tax Records

Your property tax records are available online. You can find them through the Columbia County A&T Web Query tool.

Make a Property Tax Payment Online-

Columbia County has partnered with Vesta Corp. and offers a link to their "Point and Pay" website below.  When you click the button below, you will be leaving the Columbia County website and entering a third party site. Columbia County has no control of content or material displayed on that site. Columbia County has no control of, responsibility for, or access to financial information provided to the "Point and Pay" site.

E-Check fee is only $2.95, Credit/Debit Card fee is 2.5% of payment amount.  Examples below:


Example of Credit/Debit Card fee:  2500.00 Tax Amount + 62.50  Convenience Fee of 2.5%= $ 2562.50 Total Charge to account

Example of E-check option:  2500.00 Tax Amount + 2.95 E-check Fee= $ 2502.95 Total Charge to account


Vesta Corp. charges a fee of up to 2.5% for the use of this system or a $2.95 flat fee for e-checks, and the fees do not go to, nor are they under the control of Columbia County. Click below to leave the Columbia County site and enter the "Point and Pay" site.

Click Here to Make a Payment. Point & Pay: A Vesta Company