Property Tax & Real Estate Services

Property Tax

The County Auditor receives property values from the County and City Assessor's, applies State rollbacks, applies local taxing entity rates, then transmits levied property taxes to the County Treasurer for collection.

The Top 25 Owners of Taxable Real Estate in Linn County are as follows:
Interstate Power & Light Co
Archer Daniels Midland Co
Transamerica Life Ins Co
SDG Macerich Properties
Rockwell Collins Inc
St Lukes Methodist Hospital
International Paper Co
Terraza 5 LLC
Nextera Energy Duane Arnold
Mid-American Energy
 A Shapiro LLC
ITC Midwest LLC
Wal-Mart Real Estate Business Trust
Archer Daniels Midland Co & CR Properties Inc
Central Iowa Power Coop
Cedar Real Estate Group III LLC
Aegon US Holding Corp
Interstate Power & Steam
Nordstrom Inc
Great America Building LLC
General Mills Cereals Properties
Menard Inc
Hy-Vee Food Stores Inc
Cargill Inc
Cedar Rapids City Of

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Tax Levy Rates

Local Government Budgets & Reports

For City, School or Township Budgets or other local reports contact the entity directly or email the Auditor's Office.

For Top Owners of Taxable Real Estate by School District or City in Linn County email the Auditor's Office.  

Taxable Valuation Reports can be found on the Iowa Department of Management's website

Tax Increment Financing Revenue Reports can be found on the Iowa Department of Management's website

Real Estate

The County Auditor is also responsible for maintaining real estate records by tracking all ownership transfers that effect taxation, including but not limited to deeds, contracts and right-of-way easements.