When are property taxes due?
First half property taxes were due September 30, 2018.
Second half are due March 31, 2019.
How do I get a copy of my birth certificate?
You can apply in person and get the certificate while you wait, or you can apply by mail request.
For births between 1990-present, you can obtain here from any county of birth in Iowa.
1880 – 1989, you can get here if you were born in Calhoun County.
Or, you can apply here and we can forward the request to the state Vitals office.
Each certified copy is $20.00 and will need to show government issued ID.
When are off road vehicles renewals due?
Off road vehicles expiration is December 31 of every year.
When are boat renewals due?
Boat renewals begin January 1, 2019 – April 30, 2019. This is for a 3 year renewal.
How can I protest my property assessment?
The property assessment is mailed out by April 1. Protest time is April 2-April 30.
What do I need to bring to get a passport?
DS-11 Application form (available online and at passport agencies) filled out in black ink
One passport photo-The Recorders office can do passport photos for a fee of $10
Copy of ID
Copy of certified birth certificate
Fee 16 and older: 110.00 & an additional separate Acceptance payment of $35.00 to The Calhoun County Auditor’s Office
Fee for a minor: $80.00 & an additional separate Acceptance payment to The Calhoun County Auditor’s Office
*NOTE Minors under the age of 16 will need both parents present
*NOTE A check or money order made to The US Department of State is the only acceptable form of payment that can be sent in with the passport application
DS-82 Application form (available online or at passport agencies) filled out in black ink
Copy of ID
Fee for 16 and older: $110.00
Fee for Minor: $80.00
*NOTE A check or money order made to The US Department of State is the only acceptable form ofpayment sent in with the application
Fee 16 and older: $30.00
*NOTE Passport cards are good for travel to North America and Caribbean by LAND or SEA ONLY
*Passports are accepted Monday-Friday 9AM to 4PM
*In some cases, additional forms or paperwork are required
*Processing time for applications is 4-6 weeks
*You do have the option to Expedite your application with an additional fee which makes the processing time only 2-3 weeks.
Why is the ambulance sitting on the corner south of Rockwell City?
Calhoun County has chosen to utilize a model used in larger jurisdictions when a certain portion of the counties ambulances are already being utilized on a response. This pre-determined location allows for a potentially shorter response time of paramedic care for the majority of our county.
Will I get a bill if I call the ambulance and I am not transported?
We currently do not bill for requests for the ambulance if we do not transport you to the hospital.
Calhoun County EMS contracts its billing services through PCC - Ambulance Billing Company.
To get further details regarding your billing you may contact them Toll Free: 866.332.5335