NOTICE - Updated 5/19/2020


The Lyon County offices will be opening on May 21st, 2020 however due to the continued health concerns raised by the COVID-19 virus the Lyon County Government Center and Public Works building will be conducting business by appointment only.


We ask that you wear a face mask when doing business in the Lyon County offices. To schedule an appointment online Click Here. Please call the department if you have any questions. The Booking application works best in: Chrome, Firefox, Edge and Safari web browsers.

Tax Information

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Reminder: First half property taxes due 

First half 2020 property taxes are due on Friday, May 15th. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Lyon County offices remain closed to the public. The Auditor/Treasurer’s office will not be accepting in-person property tax payments. Property tax payments can be made by mail, online, or by using the drop box installed near the parking lot behind the Government Center off South 7th Street.

Press Release- COVID-19 - Property Tax Payments Due May 15, 2020

Press Release- Property Tax Relief in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic


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Property tax is collected on any property owned by a person or a business for the purpose of funding roads, public safety, and other operations performed by local Government.  Anoka County, MN has created a video that explains the basics of Property Tax in Minnesota.   This video explains how property taxes are collected, what impacts your property tax, and why property tax can fluctuate from year to year. 

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