Treasurer of
Buchanan County

County Population:
20,958 (2010 Census)
Population Ranking:
Outline of the County

To see information that is specific to our office please visit the Buchanan County Treasurer's Website at:

Tax Sale Information

Any changes in operation hours will be posted on our Facebook page and on the above website.  Like us on Facebook.

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Amy Wright

Amy Wright

Took office on 2/11/2013 Elected November 4th, 2014


Buchanan County Treasurer's Office
210 5th Ave NE
PO Box 319
Independence, IA 50644

The courthouse is located on Hwy 150 North- Just North of Kwik Star.


Driver's License Hours:

Monday - Friday        8:00AM - 4:00PM
Daily Testing Hours   8:00AM- 3:30PM
Drive Tests are scheduled by appointment only.
Any changes in hours will be posted on our Facebook page or at Buchanan Treasurer's homepage.

Taxes, Titles, and Registration

Monday - Friday        8:00AM - 4:30PM

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Our office will be closed at Noon on December 31st and June 30th; If this falls on a weekend we will be closed the prior Friday.  This closure is for balancing end of the year books.

Contact Info


Tax Department: 319-334-4340
Motor Vehicle Department: 319-334-2005
Driver's License Department: 319-334-7456


Fax: 319-334-7454



Office Staff

Tax Deputy - Barbara
Motor Vehicle Deputy - Tammy
Driver License Deputy - Diana
Driver License Clerk - Amber
Clerk - Heather
Clerk - Michelle

Email Questions, Concerns or Comments to Amy Wright at:


Our office will be closed on the Following Holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Presidents' Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day after Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Our office will close at Noon on the Following Holidays:

  • Good Friday
  • Christmas Eve