Bonner County Treasurer's Office is located on the third floor of the
Bonner County Administration Building (formerly the Federal Building).
Our address is: Bonner County Treasurer, 1500 Hwy 2, Suite
304, Sandpoint, ID 83864.
December 20th – Last day to pay full tax payments or first half tax
payments without late charge and interest on the first half.
June 20th – Last day to pay second half tax payments without late
charge and interest. Note: If second half is late interest is
calculated from January 1st.
April 15th – Last day to apply for Homeowner’s Exemption or Circuit
Breaker Tax Reduction.
Homeowners Exemption – allows for a reduction from taxable value of
your primary residence and homesite up to the current year's limit.
The Assessor’s Office administers this program. If you are not
receiving the Homeowners Exemption now and/or have any questions,
please contact the Assessor’s Office at (208) 265-1440.
Circuit Breaker – applies to homeowners on a limited income who are
also over the age of 65, widowed or disabled. This is a State of Idaho
funded program but administered locally by the Assessor’s Office.
Please contact them at (208) 265-1440.
Please include your payment stub located at the bottom of the bill.
These stubs ensure your check will be posted to the correct account.
Make your check payable to: Bonner County Tax Collector, 1500 Hwy 2,
Suite 304, Sandpoint Id 83864
Credit Card Payments:
county has contracted with Official Payments to provide this service.
You may access them either by telephone at 1-800-272-9829 using
jurisdiction code 2216 or visit Official Payments Corporation by
clicking below(*) . There will be a nominal fee
charged for this service. Please see the website for the convenience
fee schedule. We cannot accept your credit card at the counter. You
will need your tax amount and bill number when paying through the
internet or by phone, Official Payments will not have access to this
*Click here to make a payment online.
For more information about paying online please click here.
Late Charge and Interest:
Please remember if payments are postmarked after the deadline, a late
charge and interest will be applied. Late charge is 2% of the unpaid
balance and is applied on December 21st for the first half taxes.
Interest is 1% per month beginning January 1. Late charges for second
half taxes is applied on June 21st and interest is 1% per month
beginning January 1.
Failure to receive a tax bill does not excuse the taxpayer from paying
the taxes, late charges and interest accrued, if any. Be sure to notify
our office immediately whenever your address changes or if you do not
receive a tax bill.
When mailing your tax payment, be sure the envelope is U.S. postmark on
or before the due date.
To better understand your Tax Bill see this Sample of a Tax Bill with explanations.