The functions of the Treasurer's office include:
  • Billing and collection of property taxes;
  • Collection of Innkeeper's Tax;
  • Annual Tax Sale for unpaid real property;
  • Collection of Mobile Home and Business Personal Property taxes;
  • Delinquent government employee employer notification;
  • Surplus claims;
  • Mobile Home transfer/moving permits;
  • Liquor License tax clearance forms;
  • Investments of the County;
  • Serve as Secretary for the Porter County Board of Finance;
  • Serve as Treasurer for the Porter County Government Charitable Non-Profit Foundation.

Property Tax Installment Due Dates

You may pay your property taxes in two installments if your total due is $25.00 or greater. Installment due dates are always May 10th for the spring installment and November 10th for the fall installment. If the due dates fall on a weekend or holiday, the due date will be the next business day after the weekend or holiday.