Columbia County Courthouse

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

Columbia County

Tax Collector


If you have a question about property tax, you can email us at:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or leave a message at 503-397-0060

or visit us at the Columbia County Courthouse from

8:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday to Friday.


**If you are an ACTIVE MILITARY MEMBER please contact our office to update our records.**


Payment Options -

  • Pay in person during business hours

  • Online (see link below)

  • Mail in check or money order with postmark by deadline


To View Property Tax Records -

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



To Make a Property Tax Payment Online-

E-Check fee is only $2.95, Credit/Debit Card fee is 2.5% of payment amount, VISA Debit is flat fee $3.95.  Examples of fees on a $2500.00  tax payment below:


Visa Debit Card fee:  2500.00 Tax Amount + 3.95 Convenience Fee = $ 2503.95 Total Charge

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

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

Vesta Corp. charges a fee of up to 2.5% for the use of this system, $3.95 for Visa Debit 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